Greta has worked in the primary, secondary and tertiary sectors focussing mainly on English and Literacy. With extensive experience in state schools and independent schools, she has worked in a broad range of educational contexts. Greta has spoken at international conferences on issues related to digital learning, which is one of her enduring passions. The Australian Children’s Television Commission engaged her to produce resources for digital literacy and on the television mini-series Noah and Saskia. Her experience and expertise in English as an Additional Language has led to teaching experience in Cuba, Cambodia, Malaysia and Vietnam. She has an extensive publications record and has been involved for many years in developing engaging and rigorous assessment tasks.
Debbie has worked in schools as well as community and educational associations, managing professional learning, organising conferences, commissioning and editing teaching resources, consulting and, of course, teaching. She was CEO of the professional association for English teachers for ten years, and holds several positions on community and not-for-profit boards. Debbie has been involved in the VCE subject English Language since its inception as a course developer, assessor and co-author of several text books, including most recently Love the Lingo and Living Lingo. She was engaged by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority as Chief Assessor and Chair of the Exam Setting Panel for English Language for a number of years. With a background in English as an Additional Language, management of international student programs and significant expertise in linguistics, Debbie is widely regarded as a leader in her field. Contribution to a number of national curriculum projects means she has considerable skill in innovative curriculum development and knowledge of the Australian curriculum: English.
Janny has extensive experience in state, Catholic and independent schools. She is the author of several publications including Literature Leading Edge and Oxford English. Her love of literature and detailed approach to the task of close reading and literary analyisis means she is a sought after assessor and consultant. She has been an active member of the English teaching community, delivering professional learning and participating in various committees and working parties for VCAA. Janny has worked as a consultant to schools particularly in the area of language, literature and assessment.
Our consultants have extensive experience in all aspects of English curriculum and assessment, as well as current classroom practice. They have worked in all school sectors and have had extensive experience in VCE assessment, resource development, curriculum design and consultancy.
At BooBook Education we create resources that are affordable and that support teachers in delivering the Australian curriculum as well as VCE studies of English. With decades of experience in curriculum design and delivery, we can produce the materials you need. Contact us to discuss how we can assist you.
Our hallmark is quality: we know what quality materials are - we've looked for them, we've created them, we've used them in our own teaching. Whether it be for one of the VCE English studies, or for Years 7-10 English and EAL, just let us know what you need and we'll create it for you.