Jen has several years teaching as an online-educator for Gifted Online and VLN Primary and was nominated as a 2018 finalist for the MindLab NEXT Award.

Jen’s passion lies with future focused education and the authentic integration of digital technology within integrated learning projects. 

Jen has recently completed a Masters in Education and completed research papers into future focused pedagogy and student engagement, with her final paper focused on online education as a vehicle for personalising learning for all students, particularly those with exceptional talents. She has developed courses for primary & intermediate physical classes, the gifted curriculum as well as being the course designer for the L1 & 2 NCEA based Transformation Academy. Jen has also provided PLD for educators in Taranaki to aide the integration of digital technologies in the classroom.