Sophie Poisel | Innovation Leader
Emanuel School

Sophie Poisel, Innovation Leader, Emanuel School

Sophie is the K-6 Innovation Leader at Emanuel School. She was the recipient of the Premier’s Commonwealth Bank STEM Scholarship and spent 5 weeks learning from innovative educators across North America. The focus of her study included transdisciplinary project-based learning, design thinking and alternative assessment & reporting regimes that highlight the importance of future skills. 
Sophie has worked at a range of independent schools in Sydney with primary and secondary students, as a primary teacher, a Gifted and Talented Coordinator, and with pre-service teachers, at University and as a supervising teacher. She is passionate about fostering students' curiosity in STEM fields and developing partnerships with industry mentors. 


Day 2 @ 14:20

Student changemakers: Embedding Design Thinking within and beyond the curriculum

  • Understand key concepts in Design Thinking
  • Practical examples for embedding Design Thinking in K-6 Curriculum, supporting transdisciplinary thinking and the impact of embedding
last published: 20/Mar/19 21:15 GMT

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