Teachers in the Spotlight - Meet Mr Camacho
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Mr. D Camacho
Teacher of Physical Education, Pastoral Manager & Timetable Lead
Where and what subject did you study?
St Mary’s University, Twickenham
BA/ QTS in Secondary Education (Sports Sciences).
What do you love most about your subject?
I love the variety! One must become confident in their knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the body. Understand the Psychology that underpins elite performance. Be able to apply the sociological factors that effect a sportspersons development and participation.
What makes a 'good day' at St Charles?
Being surrounded by young people that see each day as an opportunity to develop themselves academically and personally.
If you could take the students on a field trip to anywhere in the world, where would you take them?
Twickenham Stadium to watch the might of the England rugby Team play an international.
If you could pass on any wisdom to your students, what would you share?
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.’ Benjamin Franklin
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be?
Hopefully I can be as resilient as a goat!
Always ready for the climb ahead. It is willing to send itself great distances, in all weathers to climb the highest mountains to find resources.
What's your favourite book?
Brave New World- Aldous Huxley
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