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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..

24 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
  • Go to Meet the Teacher — Brittany Collins blog

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    Meet the Teacher — Brittany Collins

    Meet one of the teachers creating engaging teaching resources for elementary classrooms right here at Teach Starter!

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    2 min read
  • Go to Meet the Teacher - Randi Smith blog

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    Meet the Teacher - Randi Smith

    Meet Teach Starter resource producer Randi Smith, a 16-year veteran of the elementary education system.

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    2 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 the Author - Jeanne Sager blog

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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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    2 min read
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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 - 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 - 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 favorite blogs and podcasts over the last few years.

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    2 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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    1 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 50 Reasons Why You Need a Teach Starter Account blog

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

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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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    5 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 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
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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 For the Love of Teaching - The Podcast for Teachers blog

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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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    2 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 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
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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
  • Go to Can't Download Now? Save a Resource for Later! blog

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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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    2 min read
  • Go to Creating Labels In Studio - A Step By Step Guide blog

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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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    2 min read
  • Go to Announcing Teach Starter Studio blog
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  • Go to Changes to how you Request a Resource blog
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    5 min read