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Movers, Shakers & Policymakers - Selena Uibo, NT Minister for Education and Workforce Training
At just 33, and having been a teacher for five years prior to entering politics as a Labor Party candidate, Nunggubuyu woman Selena Uibo has been a member of the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly since 2016. The winner of a Commonwealth Bank Foundation award in 2013 for teaching financial literacy, in 2014 Uibo also received the NT Award for Excellence in Teaching or Leadership in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education.
This story appeared in the September 2018 edition of Australian Teacher Magazine.