The Talent 100 ethos of pursuing education with passion resonated with my own beliefs. It's a hugely exciting thing to be engaged with young minds developing rigorous thinking and powerful forms of expression, and widening their confident engagement with culture through the study of English.
With over 25 years of English teaching experience, Sandra brings distilled knowledge, rigorous thinking and inspiring compassion to her learning environment. She enjoys working with young people to achieve their best, and to help them think and feel responsibly about the world. She's also fascinated by the study of consciousness. The Talent 100 ethos of pursuing education with passion resonates with her own beliefs. Her secret to HSC success is to strive, pursue truth, be curious and kind.
- Talent 100 Mentor
- Sandra Lang
- Teaching Experience
- 25 Years
- Learning Centre
- Chatswood, Epping
- School Attended
- Marist Stella Convent and Durban Girls' High School in South Africa
- Bachelor of Arts, University Education Diploma from the University of Natal, Durban, South Africa. Over 25 years of experience teaching English at all levels.
- Working with young people in schools to achieve their best, to think responsibly and care about the world and their contribution to it;
liaising with colleagues in developing curricula and lessons and strategies for learning;
and mostly, caring for my family while doing these.
My top 5 study tips
1Clarify your goals.
2Allocate your time wisely.
4Use your learning style.
5Keep your intellect switched on - think What? Why? How? So What?