Mr. Robert Shields

Name:

Mr. Robert Shields


School:

Melbourne Grammar School


Extra Subject Information:

Robert teaches VCE Economics.


Position Held at School:

Senior Teacher and VCE Assessor


VCE Subject(s) Teaching:

Economics


Qualifications:

Bachelor of Economics (Economics and Geography)
Diploma in Education
Master of Education


Role at TSSM:

Since joining the TSSM team in 2006, Robert has prepared material and presented a range of courses for VCE Economics. Robert's professionalism and attention to detail are consistantly reflected in the high quality material he produces. His friendly and approachable teaching style has helped many of his students achieve excellent results in VCE Economics.


Teaching Philosophy:

Robert knows that hard work is rewarded by success. A sporting analogy that he likes is from the famous golfer Arnold Palmer; when someone said that he had been lick, he replied - "It's a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get." Robert believes that VCE students must realise that there is no substitute for hard work as they approach their unit 3&4 studies. The role of the teacher is to help students achieve their best.


Interests:

Family
Competitive distance running
Darts

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