Ramas McRae

Name: Ramas McRae

Email address: ramasrentelis@melbournepolytechnic.edu.au
Workplace: deafConnectEd, Auslan program at Melbourne Polytechnic

Background:

Education:

Bachelor degree: Primary Education
Postgraduate Diploma: Interpreting in the Deaf Community
Master of Science : Deafhood

Work History:

Linguistic research (London, Bristol University)
Primary and secondary teacher: Auslan, English, P.E. Sport, Deaf studies: Victorian College for the Deaf
Video production: Vicdeaf
Auslan teacher: Melbourne Polytechnic
Project officer: Melbourne Polytechnic

What are you passionate about?

Youth, Deaf education and sport. I am passionate about supporting Deaf and Hard of Hearing youth to find their right path – be it at work or study. I want to support young Deaf people to find their passion and succeed in achieving their goals.

Most important life lessons learned:

I believe in karma: help and support others. It will come back to you in the end.

Best advice you would give or have been given:

Patience, patience, patience!