“Start with what’s in our schools, not with the desperate urgency of the tech industry,” suggested Karen Spencer to the representatives of six Loop schools who attended a Breakfast Session at WHS last week. “Let’s use who our young people are as the jumping off point for what we do.”
In a session targeting ‘what really matters’ and challenging some of the big ideas of change discourse, Wellington High School DP Karen Spencer gave a thought provoking presentation that put students and the achievement of equity at the centre of change processes, and the key competencies at the forefront of what our students really need. Karen’s presentation was supported by significant change stories from Wellington Girls College, Hutt Valley High School and Aotea College.
Take a look here at Karen’s presentation:
And here’s Karen’s Innovation Framework: Karen Spencer: Innovation Framework
You can also connect direct with Karen via her blog: karenmelhuishspencer.com