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Sometimes, we may even challenge the status quo. Once we have a deep understanding of you and what matters, we collaborate to design a program that will achieve the desired learner outcomes.


Our team provides ongoing teacher support, imparting new knowledge and skills; and enhancing pedagogical practices in order to improve teacher effectiveness and achieve student learning outcomes.

Education experts you can trust

Contact one of our members to talk about our programs, organisations improvement needs and network goals:

 
  Garry Putland  

Garry Putland

Business Development Director

Email: garry.putland@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 401 007 993

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Garry works nationally with educators and policy makers to understand the emerging needs in Australian education. He supports and challenges educators to envisage success and aims to not only meet, but exceed our customers’ expectations.

 

 
     
 

 
  David-Watters  

David Watters

K-12 Managed Services Manager

Email: david.watters@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 407 068 343

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  As K-12 Managed Services Manager, David is responsible for the successful delivery of professional learning programs. Qualified as both a Project Management Professional (PMP) and PRINCE2 Practitioner, David brings a wealth of Project Management and Management experience in leading the Services Delivery team.  
     
 
 
  Antonia Caridi  

Antonia Caridi

Services Content Specialist

Email: antonia.caridi@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 413 900 019

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As Services Content Specialist, Antonia develops holistic best practice professional learning programs that meet educators’ needs. Antonia is also responsible for the development of the Pearson National Learning & Teaching Conference program and oversees its management.

 

 

 
     
 
 
  Mimma-Mason_New  

Mimma Mason, BEd MCogSc

Head of Clinical and Talent Assessment
Social, Emotional and Cognitive Learning Specialist

Email: mimma.mason@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 478 307 151

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  For the past 10 years Mimma has worked in Education and Cognitive Science with Clinicians, Educators, Coaches and Workplace Health professionals to raise awareness of brain health: how to measure brain health and how to improve everyday functional wellness and performance.  
     
 
 
  Anisa  

Anisa Zulfiqar

Clinical and Talent Assessment
Team Leader

Email: anisa.zulfiqar@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (02) 9467 6643

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Anisa works closely with clients to identify and solve complex business issues and maximise bottom-line results. She is a knowledgeable and responsive business partner who makes it her mission to understand her clients’ business and deliver ongoing value and account service that is second to none.



 
     
 
 
  Melissa Stephens  

Dr. Melissa Stephens, BSc DPsych (ClinNeuro), MAPS MCCN

Consultant Psychologist,
Pearson Clinical

Email: melissa.stephens@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 400 976 381

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  Melissa has been a Consultant Psychologist with Pearson Clinical Assessment since 2007 and works with clients across Australia (VIC, TAS, SA, WA) and New Zealand. She consults in the area of psychometric assessment selection and trains other professionals in the use of psychological and educational assessments.  
     
 
 
  Valorie Okeefe  

Valorie O'Keefe, BSc, EdS (MAPS/CEDP)

Consultant Psychologist,
Pearson Clinical

Email: valorie.okeefe@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 409 039 144

 

 
 

Valorie O’Keefe has been a Consultant Psychologist with Pearson Clinical Assessment since 2003, and works with clients in NSW, QLD, ACT, and the NT. She consults in the area of psychometric assessment selection and trains other professionals in the use of psychological and educational assessments.

 
     
 
 
  AngelaKinsella-ritter  

Angela Kinsella-Ritter

Consultant Speech Pathologist,
Pearson Clinical

Email: angela.kinsella-ritter@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 408 511 110

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Angela Kinsella-Ritter is the Consultant Speech Pathologist for clients across Australia and New Zealand.

 

 

 

 

 

 
     

 

 
  Melinda-Cooper  

Melinda Cooper

Consultant Occupational Therapist
Pearson Clinical

Email: melinda.cooper@pearson.com

Phone: +61 (0) 407 259 317

 
  Melinda Cooper is the Consultant Occupational Therapists for clients in Victoria and Tasmania.  
     

 

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