Teaching ideas & inspiration to make your classroom buzz!

About Teach Starter

Have you ever wondered who is bringing you all of the resources, illustrations and inspirations that you find on the Teach Starter website and social media pages? Or what impetus drove our founders Scott and Jill to create the company in the first place? Well, wonder no more! In this blog category you can find out all about how our company began, from a single thought shared under a mango tree on the Sunshine Coast of Australia, to the buzzing, passionate and creative team that make up Teach Starter today. Read our stories, hear about our growing community and find out what's new at Teach Starter HQ..

25 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
  • Go to Meet Our Designer - Alyssa Creagh blog

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    Meet Our Designer - Alyssa Creagh

    Get to know the team behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter US Graphic Designer, Alyssa Creagh.

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    1 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Natalie Brown blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Natalie Brown

    Get to know the team behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter US Content and Resource Manager, Natalie Brown!

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Stephanie Mulrooney blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Stephanie Mulrooney

    Get to know the team behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter Resource Producer and in-house poet, Stephanie Mulrooney!

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    1 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Tom Dignan blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Tom Dignan

    Get to know the teachers behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter Resource Producer and multimedia whizz, Tom Dignan.

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Janeen Holzberger blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Janeen Holzberger

    Get to know the teachers behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter Resource Producer and music teacher, Janeen Holzberger.

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Bronwyn Brady blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Bronwyn Brady

    Meet content creator and podcast host, Bronwyn Brady! Learn all about her teaching experience, passion for education, and her favourite blogs and podcasts over the last few years.

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Holly Mitchell blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Holly Mitchell

    Meet our lovely Early Years teacher, Holly! Get to know Holly's passion for teaching, her teaching background, and some of her favourite blogs published.

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Teacher - Emma McDonald blog

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    Meet Our Teacher - Emma McDonald

    Get to know our resource producer, Emma McDonald. Learn all about her favourite creations for Teach Starter, her passion for sustainability, and her experience teaching in the classroom.

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    1 min read
  • Go to Meet the Teach Starter US Team! blog

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    Meet the Teach Starter US Team!

    Meet the creative minds behind the US Teach Starter team.

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    3 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Designer - Pru Earl blog

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    Meet Our Designer - Pru Earl

    Read all about one of our very talented designers, Pru Earl.

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    3 min read
  • Go to Let's Meet - Our Melbourne Teacher Meet-Up! blog

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    Let's Meet - Our Melbourne Teacher Meet-Up!

    A re-cap of our absolutely fabulous Melbourne Teacher Meet-up at the Prahran hotel! See what all the fuss was about and how you can join one in your city!

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Designer - Clayton McIntosh blog

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    Meet Our Designer - Clayton McIntosh

    Meet the designer of our AMAZING new Book Week animation, none other than our very own Clayton McIntosh!

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    3 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Designer - John Causley blog

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    Meet Our Designer - John Causley

    Meet John Causley, one of our talented designers and check out some of his amazing work.

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    3 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Designer - Carlos Angelo blog

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    Meet Our Designer - Carlos Angelo

    Meet our fabulous designer Carlos and see his amazing new feature illustration for World Environmental Day.

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    3 min read
  • Go to Meet Our Designer - Fleur Callaghan blog

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    Meet Our Designer - Fleur Callaghan

    The third illustration in our monthly Teach Starter homepage feature illustration series! Meet the designer of our May illustration, Fleur Kennish.

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    2 min read
  • Go to Women in Education | International Women's Day Celebration blog

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    Women in Education | International Women's Day Celebration

    Have a look as we recap our latest night of nights! Featuring some inspirational women in education for our International Women's Day Celebration.

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    5 min read
  • Go to Show and Tell | Graduate Teacher Network blog

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    Show and Tell | Graduate Teacher Network

    A must read snapshot of a hugely successful teacher network event at the Teach Starter headquarters.

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    6 min read
  • Go to Meet the Teachers at Teach Starter | Part 2 - The Resource Team blog

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    Meet the Teachers at Teach Starter | Part 2 - The Resource Team

    Did you know the Teach Starter Content Team are not the only teachers in our office? Full of wisdom and experience - meet the teachers on the Resource Team!

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    6 min read
  • Go to Meet the Teachers at Teach Starter | Part 1 - The Digital Content Team blog

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    Meet the Teachers at Teach Starter | Part 1 - The Digital Content Team

    Do you know many of us here at Teach Starter are also teachers? Go behind the scenes and meet the teachers on the Digital Content Team!

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    8 min read
  • Go to The Teach Starter Brisbane Teachers' VIP Event Competition - December 2018 blog

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    The Teach Starter Brisbane Teachers' VIP Event Competition - December 2018

    Read all about our next exclusive teacher event in Brisbane and how you can win yourself a double pass.

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    1 min read
  • Go to We're Going to Plant One Million Trees! blog

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    We're Going to Plant One Million Trees!

    We are taking real steps towards reducing the carbon footprint that our business and printed resources create!

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    2 min read
  • Go to Curious to Know What's Happening Behind the Scenes? blog

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    Curious to Know What's Happening Behind the Scenes?

    It's never a surprise to see just how much has been happening around the Teach Starter office each month! Check out these behind the scenes stories...

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    3 min read
  • Go to Teach Starter Learns: Embedding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspectives blog

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    Teach Starter Learns: Embedding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspectives

    "The main message I took from yesterday was that doing nothing is worse than doing the wrong thing because at least we learn from our mistakes..." Find out more about our most recent staff professional development day.

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    4 min read
  • Go to We've Sponsored a Story Dog Team! blog

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    We've Sponsored a Story Dog Team!

    We've sponsored a Story Dog team! Meet Eva and her beautiful Black Labrador, Cheya.

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    2 min read
  • Go to Brisbane Teacher Meet-Up blog

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    Brisbane Teacher Meet-Up

    An amazing experience being in a room full of dedicated and passionate teachers...

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    1 min read