Staff Spotlight – Elaine Burn

Elaine Burn is a Year 6 Teacher. We followed her science class making volcanos!

What do you love about your job?
I love the challenge of my job and that I’m always learning. I work with an amazing group of passionate and hardworking people which is so rewarding.

What made you want to study teaching?
I was inspired by my Year 4 teacher and how I felt being in her class, I still remember some of the amazing learning experiences that I had at primary school.

What is one thing you would go back and tell your 14-year-old self?
The awkwardness does not last forever, and you won’t regret taking a chance and trying something different.

What is one thing you would love to do, if you could you do anything?
Go caravanning around Australia for a year with my family.

If you could invite anyone to dinner, who would be seated at your table?
Nancy Wake would have some pretty interesting stories to tell.