Claire Amos

Introducing Claire Amos

Claire is Principal at Albany Senior High School. She is a council member for the Education Council, Aotearoa, NZ and also sits on the NetSafeNZ board. Claire also enjoys contributing to a wide range of advisory boards and reference groups.

Claire was a foundation Deputy Principal at Hobsonville Point Secondary School. From 2011-2012 Claire was the Director of e-learning at Epsom Girls Grammar School. She has lead and taught English in a variety of roles. She has worked at a national level in assessment and curriculum in English. In 2009 Claire was a Ministry of Education e-fellow for which she undertook a study of how ICTs can be used to support literacy in and beyond the English classroom.

Claire is passionate about her family, education, fashion and tattoos, living by the mantra - “you can never be overdressed or overeducated”.

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Claire Victoria Amos

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Realising the future of New Zealand Education

https://teachingandelearning.blogspot.co.nz/2016/01/blue-sky-high-five-things-every.html

In this blog, Claire regularly reflects on current educational issues and works hard to share the practice of her own and others. Whilst initially focused on e-learning, Claire's blog now focuses on wider educational topics such as future-focused education and leading change.

In this presentation from the Festival of Education Claire lays down a challenge about the future of education and what she believes what might be the vision for the future of education for New Zealand.