Margaret Vos

Margaret Vos has 36 years’ experience as a high school History teacher in NSW Public Schools. In that time, she has regularly taught Ancient History, Modern History and History Extension. Margaret co – wrote Ancient Ques (a junior History textbook) and has been involved in the professional development of teachers (including helping teachers introduce History Extension as a subject in their schools). This article is based on the work that she did as a member of BOSTES’ Consultative Committee on the new Year 11 – 12 History syllabuses.