Sunday 30th April 2017

About Denyse Whelan B.Ed. M.Ed.

Denyse Whelan. B.Ed. M.Ed.

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Denyse Whelan is a now-retired K-6 Australian school educator who has been a K-6 teacher, deputy principal and school principal, university tutor, and ESL teacher of children and adults.

She has more than 4 decades of experience as both an educator and parent in the Australian schooling system, specifically N.S.W. Public Schools. She has worked in schools including the small 2 teacher schools in remote NSW, Central Schools K-12 in NSW, large Western Sydney K-6 Schools.

Her roles as principal saw her manage and lead two schools in low-socio economic areas of Western Sydney as relieving principal over the decade of the 1990s. Into the 21st century, her substantive school principal role in another area she was selected to lead a large school with mainstream students, a special education support unit, 2 ‘opportunity classes’ (GAT) and an Autism Spectrum Satellite Class.

Denyse believes in life-long learning and that learning takes place formally and informally in our lives every day.

Denyse Whelan Blogs.

From 1 November 2016, each topic remains but there will be no new blog post each day! Mondays remain static for the link-up Denyse has developed called Life This Week. Denyse will also be linking up with other bloggers over the 7 days of the week but will not longer be blogging daily.

Monday: Life This Week

 Education and Schooling

 Health and Mindfulness

 Stories From Experience

 Photography Shared

Creativity and Art


Denyse Whelan does NOT accept sponsored posts, links from  businesses nor advertising.

This is a personal blog.