Dean Groom, Sydney, Australia

Dean is Head of Educational Development Design at Macquarie University, and previously Head of Information Technology at a Sydney High School – passionate about creating workable ‘Web2.0’ classroom environments

He conducts workshops, provides advice to educators, and mentors teachers beginning to explore the pedagogical impact of technology and blended, enquiry approaches to learning. Dean works with a diverse range of educators in all sectors and participates and speask at conferences and symposia.He has co-authored two books about Learning with Technology with long time friend, Judy O’Connell, whom I regularly work with to provide professional learning for teachers and executives in cross sections of education in Australia and overseas.