John Goh is currently the principal of Merrylands East Public School, in South Western Sydney. He leads a culturally diverse school of around 380 students with 85% of students from a non-English Speaking Background and 10% refugees.
John’s dynamic and innovative staff are part of the Microsoft Partners in Learning Program. Together, they have a passion for the use of technology in learning and student engagement. In recent years, John’s school has achieved the United Nations Association of Australia World Environment Day Award for their sustainability programs and infrastructure, and the NSW Director General’s School Achievement Award.
@johnqgoh hosts #ozprimschchat on twitter every Thursday evening at 8:45pm Australian Eastern Standard Time. You can also learn more about John on his own blog www.mepsprincipal.edublogs.org