Mark Sparvell is an award winner educator with over 25 years experience leading improvement for schools, systems, higher-ed and professional associations. In his current role he partners directly with researchers, education leaders and organizations globally to identify innovative leading and teaching practice, building community and capacity by leveraging digital solutions.
As Associate Director, Professional Learning with Principals Australia Institute, Mark designed and delivered professional learning for education systems across Australia
and Asia Pacific. Mark has taught both pre-service and post-graduate studies. As Education Leader with Microsoft, Mark led the Global Leader audience strategy and developed the global Showcase School program. In his current role Mark has championed the Thought-Leadership strategy for Education Marketing and led the publication of research into the Class of 2030 and Emotion and Cognition in the Age of AI with McKinsey and Company and the Economist Intelligence Unit. Mark is the host of the monthly What’s New in Edu Youtube channel, the Teaching Happiness web-series and regular presenter at Executive Briefings, conferences and international keynotes. Mark is an expert on social and emotional intelligence in education contexts and moderates a lively FB group focused on Social and Emotional Learning