Teachers Matter Online Summit

Friday July 15th - Sunday July 17th 2022

Well that was totally EPIC - so much learning, aha's, tips, tools and practical ideas to transform the teaching & learning in your classroom.

Check out what you missed below and you can still upgrade to get full access to all the speakers :-)


Your Pedagogy


Your Leadership


Your Wellbeing

It’s all about being able to make the biggest impact on the lives of your students...

Join 27+ national and international leading experts, from both in and out of the classroom. 

Dr Bena Kallick & Prof. Art Costa

Founders of The Institute for Habits of Mind 

Questioning with Intent
Promoting deep thinking & reflection with purposeful questioning

Patti Drapeau

Educational Consultant, Trainer, & Author

Gamifying Curriculum
An innovative way to teach content

Susannah Cole

Author and Executive Function Coach

How to Build a Flexible Mindset
 Tools for self-directed learners , curiousity, and lifelong learning

Donna Thistlethwaite

Mental Health Advocate

Boosting Your Resilience at Work
 Staying healthy, adapting and learning from setbacks 

Dr Matt Zakreski

Psychologist, Gifted Expert, & International Speaker

In the Business of Hope
How to keep believing when things feel impossible

Sally Foley-Lewis

Speaker, Facilitator, Trainer, Author and Mentor

Essential Skills for Middle Managers
How to be courageous, influential and confident 

Tom Hoerr

Scholar In Residence at the University of Missouri

Becoming A Chief Empathy Officer
 Embedding empathy into a school’s culture

Megan Gallagher

Coach, Trainer, Teacher, Writer & Speaker

Getting Real About Success in Teaching 
 Redefining what success looks like

Dr Carol Ann Tomlinson

Educator, author and speaker

The Differentiated Classroom
 Pre-assessment, formative assessment, and summative assessment

Marlene Campbell


Different Minds - 2E Double Labelled
Strategies to understand and cater to twice exceptional learners

Dr William Sommers

Educational Consultant, Trainer, & Author

Creating Talent Density
Choosing best fit collaborative strategies

Gretchen Wegner

Academic Life Coach

Achieving Inevitable Success
The 7 Do's and 3 Don'ts for teachers and students

David Parsons

Director at The Mind Lab

What does the pedagogy of the future look like?
How learning might take place in digital and collaborative environments

Sean McCormick

Executive Function Specialist

Coaching for Improved Executive Function  
Running an effective 1-1 coaching session

Ngahihi o te ra Bidois

Leader, speaker, author and businessman

 Refreshing Your Leadership
20% depreciation rate Leadership

Dr Samantha Pillay

Surgeon, author, educator & speaker

Breaking the Bias 
Building self-efficacy and challenging career gender stereotypes in young girls

Carrie Brightwell

Wellbeing Coach

How to Meditate with Mandalas 
Providing stress relief, relaxation, physical rejuvenation, and mental revitalisation

Robbi Mack

Queen of HeartBeatz

Raising Resilience 
Courage to change the things we can

Erika Twani

Co-founder and CEO of Learning One to One Foundation

Becoming Einstein's Teacher
Awakening the Genius in your students

Lara Dawn

Founder of The ADHD Village

Brain Hacks to Optimise the ADHD Brain for Learning
Supporting youth with neuro-diversities.

Dr Sarah Aiono

CEO & Director, Presenter & In-School Consultant

Play: A  Pedagogical Ally for the 21st Century Learner
Supporting healthy development in children


Teacher, Principal, and Education Consultant

Lead Like A Coach 
 Strategies for sustainable school leadership

Ortal Green

Founder of Glittering Minds

Creating Great Thinkers
Harnessing the power of Design Thinking 

Dr Peter Gamwell

Author, presenter, and Award-winning Leader in Education

Thinker, Learner, Dreamer, Doer 
Innovative Pedagogies for Cultivating Every Student's Potential

Olive Hickmott

 Forensic Learning Coach

How mental imagery supports creativity and accelerates learning

Carissa Conner

Wellbeing consultant 

Exploring Choice & Wellbeing

Seth Perler

Executive Function, ADHD & 2e 

Teaching From the Heart
How to build "creatively differentiated" curriculum and learning experiences

Vanessa McHardy

Integrative Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist

It Starts with You
 Practical self care tools

The world is literally changing so fast and so is the face of teaching. Whether you are teaching online or face to face, navigating anxiety, stress or overwhelm, or looking for ideas to be the best you can, we have created an event for you!

About Your Host - Karen Tui Boyes

Karen Tui Boyes is a champion for LifeLong Learning and a multi-award winning educator & speaker. She is an expert in effective teaching and learning, study skills, motivation and positive thinking. Karen is an author of 10 books and the creator of the Teachers Matter Magazine, Teachers Matter Conference, Study Smart Workshops, Study Smart Board Game and the Habits of Mind Bootcamp. She is also CEO of Spectrum Education, and the Affiliate Director of the Institute for the Habits of Mind. She is the wife of one and mother of two.

This Teachers Matter Online Summit is the nineth online summit Karen has hosted - with new speakers & perspectives and familiar faces with new topics, PLUS real time networking!

Spectrum Education & Teachers Matter has literally changed the lives of thousands of teachers and students across the world by giving teachers simple ideas that have had a massive impact on their teaching results… and we have packaged it into another 3 day live online event… 

It’s all about giving you the keys to unlock the goldmine of potential in your classroom and give you practical strategies you can implement the very next day…

We have created this event to ensure you have the up to date knowledge and skills, from some of the best educators around the world, to ensure the students in your classroom can not only survive, they will thrive…

 Upgrade and SAVE

We know there is a great deal of information to absorb over 3 days and you can’t always watch and take notes and be 100% focused on a speaker to learn as much as possible. That is why we have created the Teachers Matter Online Summit All-Access Package.

Save 70% when you upgrade before 1st August!


Single user access


For 6 or more from the same school

When you upgrade to the
All Access Package you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to all 2022 TMOS recordings
  • Ability to download the audio tracks to listen while you are driving, doing housework, exercising, gardening etc
  • Ability to download the videos to watch at your leisure
  • Special bonuses from many of the presenters

This way you don’t need to worry about missing out on a presenter and you can watch at a time that suits you.
You will have a lifetime access to the content!

Single user access 

For 6 or more from the same school

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Teachers Matter Summit?

It is totally online – watch from the comfort of your home, office or classroom. Create watch parties and get together online or in person to share the aha’s, learnings and your action plan.

When is the Teachers Matter Online Summit?

Friday 15th, Saturday 16th, Sunday 17th July 2022 New Zealand Time.  Please check the Time Converter to ensure you attend on the correct days - or see below.

How does it work?

Once you have registered you will receive a confirmation email to confirm your place. A few days before the Summit you will be emailed with the links for the access to the presenters each day.

When does each day start?

Each day 8 or 9 videos will go live at 8am NZT (check your  time zone here) and you will have 24 hours to watch these. Each day you will be emailed the next link for the next 8 or 9 videos. 

Is there a timetable of when presenters will be on?

Sure is! Each day you will have access to 8 or 9 presenter videos and you can watch them in any order. Click here to see the timetable.

How much does it cost?

The Teachers Matter Online Summit is totally FREE. 

What if I want to watch the videos after the 24 hours?

If you wish to have access after the 24 hours, you can purchase an All Access Package. Click here for details and cut off dates.

What if I want to share the videos with my team?

Your team can register and watch the videos FREE over the 3 days of the Summit. Register for FREE here.

Can I use these videos for staff, faculty or team meetings?

Whilst we cannot stop you from sharing your access to this event with your team, we would hope that you value time and effort our team has put into this event. We have priced the All Access Package to the Summit very reasonably. Purchase the All Access Package early and you will have access to all the videos, audio files and resources for less that $400. It will be the cheapest Professional Development with 27+ thought leaders from around the world you will find!