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To help you with your event, please find below Simon’s suggested bio, event introduction and high-resolution images that you’re welcome to use.

Dr Simon Breakspear is an educational researcher, former high school teacher and father of three. As the founder of Strategic Schools, he focuses on supporting teams to enhance their impact on learning through evidence-informed processes and tools. He is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and advisor to the NSW Department of Education on Leadership Development and Curriculum reform.

Simon holds a Ph.D. in Education from the University of Cambridge, where he was a Gates Scholar. He works globally with teachers, schools, and policy leaders, and we’re excited to have him here today to speak on ____________(topic title). Please join me in warmly welcoming Dr. Simon Breakspear.

 


This is a suggested introduction only – please feel welcome to use it as it’s written, or modify and create your own.

Dr. Simon Breakspear is a researcher, advisor, and speaker on educational leadership, policy, and change. As founder of Strategic Schools, he develops frameworks, tools and programs that make evidence-based ideas actionable and easy to understand. Over the last decade, his capability-building work has given him the opportunity to work with over 100,000 educators across more than ten countries.

Simon is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at UNSW and the author of Teaching Sprints: How Overloaded Educators Can Keep Getting Better. He has been an advisor to the NSW Department of Education and sits on the expert steering committee for the Australia Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL). Simon holds a Ph.D. in Education from the University of Cambridge, where he was a Gates Scholar. He began his work in education as a high school teacher.