Staff and Contact Details
As the school’s long-time Coordinator of International Programs, Lynlee Graham revels in her involvement with international students, valuing the diversity of culture and the contribution these students make to the school.
Her endless enthusiasm is demonstrated by her commitment to the school’s intercultural activities including the World Challenge Program, Harmony Day and the Studies of Asia initiatives.
Mrs Graham individually negotiates each student’s course and provides ongoing assistance and guidance during their studies. She is responsible for student wellbeing and helps students in their transition to further study in Australia.
Manager of the school’s International Student Programs, Deb Parsons is a School Support Officer providing support to international students as well as assisting the Coordinator International Programs.
This role sees Mrs Parsons help students settle into the school upon enrolment, assisting them in computer and internet use, uniform choice, obtaining their student ID card, finding their teachers and classes, and organising laptops and books.
After enrolment Ms Parsons continues to support students and their families to ensure their international experience is a success.
Ms Chang is the Bilingual School Support Officer (BSSO – Mandarin) Ms Chang provides curriculum and language support to students in class and during study time.
Overseas Teacher and Delegation Visits
Brighton Secondary School enjoys an established reputation for academic excellence and cultural diversity. So it’s not surprising that teachers and administrators from all over the world wish to visit the school.
Recently, groups from England, Germany, Brazil, Philippines and China have taken part in specifically designed programs to support teaching and learning objectives.
Visitors wishing to take part in this program should contact the Delegations Coordinator, International Education Services and express a preference for Brighton Secondary School to be their host.
Further information about these programs is available from the school.
Email – International Programs Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org