Bridget Crooks has been dancing and singing around Drama classes for over 20 years. Currently she is HOD of Drama at Kerikeri High School. Bridget also works for the New Zealand Qualifications Authority and Skills Active Training Organisation.
Bridget loves pushing boundaries and challenging the status quo. If something can be done differently, and the outcomes can be more positive for learners, then she is a passionate advocate. Bridget champions remodifying what we see as education, exposing her students to different and varied ways of exploring their learning journey.
Bridget has been a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert for five years; in this time she has be exploring connections and working with technologies to make the world a smaller place – and bring her rurally located students into the main cities without leaving home. Bridget is excited about bringing a creative thinking focus to our Hui this year.