Stephanie Thomas | Mathematics Teacher
Ipswich Girls' Grammar School

Stephanie Thomas, Mathematics Teacher, Ipswich Girls' Grammar School

Stephanie Thomas is an early career mathematics teacher at Ipswich Girls' Grammar School in Queensland. After completing a dual degree at the University of Queensland in Science/Arts, majoring in Physics, Mathematics, and German, Stephanie continued her studies with a Masters of Teaching (Secondary). Her interests lie in building girls' confidence and competence in the mathematics classroom, by encouraging mistake-making and celebrating learning. Stephanie received the 2023 Education Rising Star of the Year Award at the Australian Education Awards for her work with emphasizing higher order thinking and metacognitive strategies in her teaching.

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