Kate Cameron

Kate Cameron has had extensive experience as a history teacher and head teacher in schools and teacher educator at Macquarie University and for a number of years was Senior Assessment Officer for HSIE at the Board of Studies. Since retiring from fulltime work Kate has had an active role in professional development for teachers of history, especially in regional areas, through programs conducted by HTA NSW and the Centre for Professional Learning. Her interest in history teaching is reflected in the professional development programs she provides for teachers of history and the resources she produces. Kate’s publications include more than a dozen textbooks co-authored with Jennifer Lawless on Australian history and ancient history, ‘Discovering History’, a resource for primary teachers, and chapters and journal articles on history teaching 7-12 in a range of publications and websites.