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Celebrating teachers like you on World Teachers' Day 2019

First published 21 October 2019

This World Teachers’ Day on 25 October, we’re celebrating QUT alumni who are making a difference in young lives. They’re teachers like you – encouraging a love of learning that lasts a lifetime, building confidence and helping young people prepare for the future. Watch their stories.

Megan Daley

Megan Daley is a teacher with a passion for helping young children learn to love reading.

Chenoa Masters

As an Indigenous woman, Chenoa Masters is passionate about passing down her Indigenous culture and knowledge with the next generation of young people. 

David Ashby

David Ashby switched careers from trade to teaching. Now a primary school teacher, David finds purpose in transforming his students’ confidence and knowledge.

Fiona Nguyen

Fiona Nguyen is an early childhood educator who helps young children build the foundations for a life of learning.

Srikanth Sogathur

Srikanth Sogathur is a high school teacher who uses STEM to help build his students’ confidence and resilience.