Mr Thomas Sharpley


Life before Girton
I was a Biology and Chemistry teacher at Cheltenham Secondary College in Melbourne. I was also a Year 9/10 Coordinator for the last 5 years.

What I Love about Teaching
I love being able to help students discover how the Universe works, and facilitating their connection to the world around them.

What is the best thing about teaching at Girton?
The staff are very welcoming and kind, and the students are enthusiastic and engaged in their learning.

My favourite classroom activity
Practical investigations

What difference can good teaching make?
Having a good teacher is what inspired me to pursue Science and eventually teaching.

Other Hats
I love running, gardening and spending time with my family.