Top teacher still a local hero

THE Australian Geoscience Council has praised Western Australian Australian of the Year –Local Heroes category nominee Suzy Urbaniak for making science classes more exciting and relevant through the Centre of Resources Excellence, a teaching program that takes science out of the classroom and into the field.

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Suzy Urbaniak in Canberra's rock garden

Perth geoscientist Urbaniak was nominated for her work in bringing science education to remote area schools in the Pilbara through the CoRE.