About Marg Meijers

Marg MeijersMarg currently delivers online extension courses in coding for students in years 2-6 in schools across Tasmania for the Department of Education. She also teaches after school coding to primary students as part of a transition to high school program. She is a semi-retired teacher who is still passionate about improving learning outcomes for students, particularly with regard to ICT. 

Marg has taught in secondary classrooms for 17 years, and has been curriculum coordinator for ICT at each of the schools where she has taught. During her career as a secondary Digital Technology teacher, Marg was recognised for her innovative teaching approaches using games in learning at both a national and global level. Her teaching awards included a Microsoft Innovative Teacher Worldwide Award, Australian Council for Computers in Education Outstanding Teacher Award, Teaching Australia Best National Achievement, Tasmanian Society for IT in Education Outstanding Teacher Award and a Hardie Fellowship.

Microsoft Global Awards, Philadelphia

Marg is an experienced conference presenter, having given presentations at numerous conferences locally, nationally and internationally.