Hello!!! Lucky me! I am your teacher for 2018 (or your child's teacher). You will know by now that my name is Mrs O'Donovan & I am one of the Year 3 teachers at Winthrop Primary School for 2018.
A little about myself. . . Well first of all I LOVE teaching and am passionate about developing children as motivated, inquisitive and enthusiastic life-long learners.
I am an active type of person and love being outdoors. I also love cooking, travel, reading and the ocean.
I have been teaching at Winthrop Primary School since 2012 but I started my teaching career in 2008 (can't believe it!!)
My career & professional experience to date:
- 2008: Year 5 at Melville Primary School - 2009: Year 6/7 at Brentwood Primary School - 2010: Year 3/4 and Year 1 at Brentwood Primary School (Mon-Wed Year 3/4 ~ Friday Year 1) - 2011: Year 6 at Campbell Primary School - 2012: Won a Merit Select Permanent position at Winthrop Primary School - taught Year 5/6 - 2013: Year 3 at W.P.S - 2014: Year 3 at W.P.S - 2015: Year 2/3 at W.P.S - 2016: Year 3 at W.P.S - 2017: Year 3 at W.P.S - 2018: Year 3 at W.P.S
Please note: I have my first lot of 'Long Service Leave' coming up this year - at this stage it is required by the Education Department that we take this leave within a two year period.