We are we pleased to welcome Sophie Watson to the NZCER team.
Sophie has a background in secondary education as an outdoor, physical and health education teacher, and continues to support educators and schools by delivering professional learning. Sophie studied Outdoor Education and Sustainability at Ara Institute, graduating in 2008. She also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning (Sec) and a Master's in Education. Her previous research experience centers around gender equity in the outdoors and the use of Education Outside the Classroom (EOTC) in Aotearoa New Zealand.