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    Mrs Gweshe selected as expert writer

    Congratulations to Mrs Chipo Gweshe who has been appointed to the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority’s (QCAA) Expert Writing Team (EWT) for senior Mathematics A . She will join a group of other expert teachers from all over Queensland in Brisbane for a series of about six meetings over the year with the aim of redeveloping the Queensland senior syllabus in time for the grade 11 students of 2018

    The main duties for the writing teams will include, among others :

    • Examining of comparable senior secondary curriculums, selected from both national and international jurisdictions
    • undertaking research as required to support syllabus redevelopment
    • provide expert advice about syllabus content and assessment
    • contribute to the writing of senior syllabus

    Mrs Gweshe, who has been at Freshwater Christian College for 8 years is excited to be involved in the senior curriculum at state level and expects this experience to greatly benefit the college. Being a senior Biology and Mathematics A, as well as being a member of both district review panels for the two subjects , and involvement in the Queensland Core Skills assessment marking have been the great attributes equipping Mrs Gweshe for this expert writing appointment.