The WISE Research Series


Dr. Simon Breakspear

Position: Executive Director, Learn Labs
Country: Australia

Dr. Simon Breakspear works at the intersection of system reform and learning innovation. He is the Executive Director of Learn Labs, an education research and advisory agency that works globally to apply research to support school and system improvement.

Simon is also a Research Fellow at The Education University of Hong Kong, and the founder of Agile Schools which enables educator teams to engage in iterative, evidence-informed innovation.

Simon holds Bachelor degrees in Psychology and Teaching, a Master’s of International and Comparative Education from the University of Oxford and a PhD in education from the University of Cambridge. Simon began his work in education as a high school teacher in Sydney.

2017 Session