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..

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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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    Meet the Author - Jeanne Sager

    Get to know the team behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter US Brand and Community Engagement Specialist, Jeanne Sager.

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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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    Meet Our Teacher - Emma McDonald

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

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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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    Meet Our Teacher - Bronwyn Brady

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

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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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    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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    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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    Meet Our Teacher - Paul Willey

    Get to know the teachers behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter Resource Manager and teacher, Paul Willey.

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    50 Reasons Why You Need a Teach Starter Account

    Teachers - you won't want to miss this one-off deal!!

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    Meet the Teach Starter US Team!

    Meet the creative minds behind the US Teach Starter team.

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    COVID-19: Teach Starter's Support for Schools, Teachers, Parents, and Students Affected

    As the global impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, both our Teach Starter members' success in and out of the classroom, and our team’s well-being, is paramount. Our hearts go out to the people who have been affected and we appreciate those around the world who are on the front line working to contain the virus.

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    Meet Our Designer - Pru Earl

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

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    Meet Our Designer - Errol Hoffman

    Get to know our team! This month, we take a look at some of the work by our incredibly talented Teach Starter designer - Errol Hoffman!

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    Meet Our Designer - Clayton McIntosh

    Meet our amazing designer Clayton McIntosh!

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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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    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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    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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    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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    For the Love of Teaching - The Podcast for Teachers

    We've got some exciting news to share with you - this week we've launched the brand new Teach Starter podcast, For the Love of Teaching!

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Brisbane Teacher Meet-Up

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

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    Can't Download Now? Save a Resource for Later!

    This article will show you how you can save a resource to your Teach Starter account so that you can easily access it at later time.

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    Creating Labels In Studio - A Step By Step Guide

    Follow our simple step by step guide to find out how you can use the Teach Starter Studio Feature to customise labels for your classroom.

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    18 delightful Teach Starter reviews and endorsements that made our day

    Our goal has been, and always will be, to provide you with the highest quality teaching resources, complimented by prompt, friendly customer service.

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    Teach Starter on the Google Chrome Web Store

    Google Chrome users can now download Teach Starter's web app from the Google Chrome Web Store.

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