Kathy Deacon

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Director Centre for Professional Learning

Kathy Deacon is currently the Director of the Centre for Professional Learning (CPL). Kathy was the Principal of Villawood East Public School in south western Sydney 2010 - 2013 and was a NSW Teachers Federation State Councillor and one of the four Vice Presidents of the Federation. Kathy was an Officer of the NSW Teachers Federation from 2004 - 2009 working as a City Organiser, Membership and Training Officer and the Public Education Campaign Coordinator.

Prior to becoming an Officer of the Federation, Kathy was a Vice President of the Federation and a member of the Executive whilst Principal of Canterbury Public School.

Kathy has extensive knowledge and experience in curriculum and professional matters. She has contributed to the formulation and advocacy of Federation policies to promote and defend excellence and equity in public education.