Melinda has 15 years experience in the primary education sector. A well networked educator, Melinda received the Victorian Information Technology Teachers Association Outstanding Achievement in the ICT Primary Teaching and Learning Community Award in 2011 for her contribution to the DEECD Learning Management System and supporting teachers.
Melinda is an active member in many online networks and has mentored teachers in building an online community of practice. She is passionate about student centred learning and uses technology to develop global connections, collaborate and create. She has presented at many conferences and enjoys sharing learning in a variety of platforms.