Mr. Robbie McLauchlan


Mr. Robbie McLauchlan


Carrum Downs Secondary College

Extra Subject Information:


Position Held at School:

Head of Mathematics, Senior VCE Teacher, VCE Author and VCE Assessor

VCE Subject(s) Teaching:

General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods, Physics, Specialist Mathematics


Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Statistics)
Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary - Mathematics and Physics)

Role at TSSM:

Robbie has been part of the TSSM Mathematics and Physics team since 2021. He is an extremely passionate teacher who enjoys seeing his students achieve their learning outcomes while scoring impressive study scores.

With a degree in Mathematics, Robbie has a unique skill set that sets him apart from many VCE teachers. Having a specialist degree, Robbie is experienced at teaching many VCE subjects including Physics, Further Mathematics, Mathematical Methods and Specialist Mathematics.

Robbie is a great teacher with a special ability to engage students' interest in the subject matter while covering the complex concepts of Physics and Mathematics in an easy to understand manner.

Robbie also plays an important role in producing high quality VCE resources in the Physics and Mathematics for TSSM, which are used by thousands of students and teachers alike.

Teaching Philosophy:

Robbie believes that education serves two purposes: to provide students with specific content skills and knowledge; and to equip students with the critical thinking and problem solving skills that enable them to become successful and productive members of society.

Robbie aims to inspire a curiosity in Mathematics and Physics and a recognition of how they are involved in almost every facet of our day to day lives.



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