Mrs Jo McKeown
Leader of Teaching & Learning Innovation
Jo joined the College in 2018 and is responsible for the leadership and supervision of the College’s strategic Teaching and Learning pedagogy. She has extensive experience in Curriculum and Teaching and Learning development. She has lectured in teacher development and training in education and curriculum studies for over 10 years at the universities of Newcastle, New South Wales and Sydney.
Jo is a teacher with over 30 years of experience in senior managerial roles in Catholic, independent and government schools as well as in private industry. She holds a Bachelor of Arts, Master of Education and a Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership. She is currently undertaking a PhD in Educational Philosophy.
“In the words of Pope Pius XI: ‘Education consists of a well-made synthesis of Tradition and Progress’. As a member of our Ursuline community, I hope to uphold the traditions of the College and the Ursuline charism, whilst ensuring we provide an exciting, quality, contemporary education for all our students.”