Rebecca Mcconnell | Director of Learning and Innovation
Living Faith Lutheran Primary School

Rebecca Mcconnell, Director of Learning and Innovation, Living Faith Lutheran Primary School

Rebecca McConnell has 20 years experience in schools in Australia, the U.A.E. and Scotland. She currently serves as Director of Learning and Innovation at Living Faith Lutheran Primary school.  She has been the driving force behind the design and implementation of a forward-thinking, student-centred curriculum based on 21st-century competencies that supports the school’s move to agile learning spaces. The curriculum includes project-based learning and a maths program based on Carol Dweck and Jo Boaler’s research into growth mindset.  Rebecca provides structure and training to support staff¬ through changes, while giving them the freedom to take risks and grow their own practice in directions that excite them. She has also developed a strong culture of lifelong learning and growth mindset based on best practice and research through a formal prototyping professional development program.

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