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Dr Stephanie Smith

Dr Stephanie Smith

Learning Manager
Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

Steph is the Learning Manager at the Museum of Australian Democracy (MoAD) at Old Parliament House, Canberra. She has over twenty years’ experience working in primary classrooms and a variety of cultural institutions across Australia.

Her PhD research explores adopting inquiry / play-based learning strategies, building skills in learners of all ages, and supporting ongoing professional development.

At MoAD, she leads a dynamic team of educators in the design and delivery of high-quality onsite and digital experiences, creating engaging resources and leading professional development.

Through her role she not only supports teachers and students, but also facilitates ongoing professional learning with staff, and other Museum Educators across the profession by sharing ideas, learnings and knowledge.

Dr Stephanie Smith