Mr. Simon Phelan


Mr. Simon Phelan


Gladstone Park Secondary College

Extra Subject Information:

Simon teaches VCE Accounting, Economics Business Management and Legal Studies.

Position Held at School:

VCE Coordinator, Senior Teacher, VCE Author and Chief VCE Assessor

VCE Subject(s) Teaching:

Business Management, Economics, Accounting, Legal Studies


Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Business
Graduate Diploma in International Education

Role at TSSM:

Simon joined the TSSM team in 2008, presenting courses and preparing material for VCE Accounting, Economics, Legal Studies and Business Management. Simon is without doubt one of the most experienced teachers ever to join our team, serving on the VCAA Accounting Examination Writing Panel and as the VCAA Accounting Chief Assessor for at least 6 years with teaching experience since 1986 as a VCE Accounting, Economics and Business Management assessor and teacher. Simon has undertaken specialist training to enhance his communication skills in dealing with second language learners reflecting his ongoing commitment to helping all students reach their full potential.

Teaching Philosophy:

Simon Phelan believes all students have the right to be successful and that their success can be improved through their education. Consequently, all students should be able to learn and have access to resources, staff and facilities to assist them in achieving their success.


Co-author: John Wiley & Sons Australia - Key Concepts in VCE Legal Studies, 2010
Co-author: John Wiley & Sons Australia - Key Concepts in Legal Studies VCE Units 3 & 4 2010



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