Laura has worn a lot of hats: Firstly as a teacher in Religious studies and Philosophy, while also studying for an Ed.D and working as a freelance consultant and speaker. Laura is currently transitioning out of full time teaching to work as a consultant and we discuss this and many other things in a wide-ranging discussion, including talking about:
- Laura’s career so far
- Doing research while teaching
- Laura’s research
- Digital observation
- Being a coach at the Google Innovator Academy
- What it’s like to study for an Ed.D. The differences from a PhD, workload and more
- Moving full time to be an education consultant – how to start as a consultant and a speaker at conferences
- Digital equity
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Welcome to The International Schools Podcast, I’m your host Dan Taylor and on the podcast we discuss all aspects of technology and life in International Schools with New episodes live every two weeks. We focus on people currently working in International Schools and talk about life in their current country and dive into some specific topics
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