Francoise is currently a Principal Consultant for English (ATAR, General, 7-10) at the School Curriculum and Standards Authority. As part of her role, she is Executive Officer of the Year 11 and 12 English Non-ATAR Curriculum Advisory Committee. Francoise has taught at country, metropolitan, government and Catholic schools. She spent 16 years as an English Head of Learning Area and has been a marker and writer for English and Literature courses. Francoise is passionate about literacy, speaking and listening, and diverse voices in the English classroom.