Congratulations to Ms. Carley, who is in Victoria receiving the Premier’s Award for Excellence in Education in the category of Social Equity & Diversity!! Ms. Carley was nominated by a colleague based on this criteria:
- Provided experiential learning opportunities for students (related to curricular outcomes) to build understanding of the diverse society we live in and assessed the students on demonstrating the importance of treating all with dignity and compassion.
- Developed in students a sense of social responsibility, and tolerance and respect for the ideas and beliefs of others.
- Engaged students beyond the classroom on complex social or environmental issues such as racism, environmental stewardship and poverty.
- Supported students to take action that results in positive, sustainable change within their community.
You can read more about this award here