The Teachers Matter Online Summit for Teachers, Principals & Educators

Friday July 17th - Sunday July 19th 2020

We are sorry you missed the Live event. It was EPIC! You can still access the wonderful information from the presenters...


Your Pedagogy

Your Leadership

Your Wellbeing

Hosted by Karen Tui Boyes

Join 27 national and international leading experts, from both in and out of the classroom. Learn practical tips and ideas that will have both you and your students thriving!

Prof. Art Costa

Institute For Habits of Mind

Strategies to Engage Students' Habits of Mind

Dr Bena Kallick

Institute for Habits of Mind

Strategies to Engage Students' Habits of Mind

Tony Ryan

Thinkers Keys

Future Pathways & 'Adaptive Agility'

Jen Tyson

Switched On Learning

Exceptional Leadership Through Powerful Communication

Dr Sonny Magana

Magana Education

Unlocking Contributive Learning With The T3 Framework

Allison Zmuda

Personalised Learning

Growing and Sustaining a Personalised Learning Culture

Dr Rich Allen

Green Light Classrooms

The Four Walls Of The Classroom

Meg Gallagher

Teach Lead Learn

Teaching and Learning with Heart and Brain in Mind

Allison Mooney

The People Interpreter 

If You Reach Me, You Can Teach Me: Understanding Personalities

Dr Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Curriculum 21

Co-Creating Phenomenon-Based Quests

Silvia Tolisano


Documenting Learning: Moving Beyond The Traditional Display

Sally Foley-Lewis

Productive Leadership

Skills For Performance, Motivation and Productivity.

Dr Maria Hersey

Global Education Advisors

Well-Being Wanderings: Beginning the Journey

Dr Daniel Vollrath


De-escalation Exercises For

Cat Coluccio

21 Hacks Academy

Self-Leadership Hacks For Success

Kathryn Berkett

Engage Training

Putting Yourself First - So You Can Be The Best You Can Be

Dr Ian Lillico

Boys Forward Institute

Contemporary Practice In Educating Boys

Chic Foote

Helix Consulting

Transformational Teaching & Learning

Lauren Parsons

Lauren Parsons Wellbeing

Snack on Exercise - Boost Your Brain, Body & Mood

Dr Jodi Richardson

Happier On Purpose

Moving Yourself From Anxious To Resilient

Margaret Boersma

Creative Education In Action

Building Culture Through Social & Emotional Learning

Seth Perler

Executive Function Coach

Weaving Executive Function Into Your Teaching

Erika Twani

Learning One to One

Closing The Learning Equity Gap - A Six Step Process

Eric Frangenheim

Rodin Education

Simple and Effective Teaching and Thinking Tools

Jackie Handy

Runway Global

The Power of I

Graham Watts

Tomorrows Learning

Dispositional Thinking and Mindfulness

Celia Hogan

Little Kiwis Nature Play

Play in the Outdoor Classroom

The Summit Consists of Three Strands:


Your Pedagogy

Your Leadership

Your Wellbeing

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

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!

PLUS by claiming your UPGRADE ticket you’ll also get…

FREE Instant Download of the latest issue of our Teachers Matter Magazine

72 pages packed with even more practical, inspirational and thought provoking content for FREE!

Our 2020 Teachers Matter Online Summit is hosted by Spectrum Education and Karen Tui Boyes.

Spectrum Education 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 now we have packaged it into a 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…

Make sure you are doing everything you can to set yourself and your students up for success.

Join the 27 experts as they reveal their expert insights to help you and your students thrive. Sign Up below to receive your UPGRADE Ticket for this virtual, online event.

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 17th, Saturday 18th, Sunday 19th July 2020 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 $300. It will be the cheapest Professional Development with 27 thought leaders from around the world you will find.

The Teachers Matter Online Summit

is Proudly Supported By…

About Karen Tui Boyes:

Karen Tui Boyes is a champion for LifeLong Learning. Winner of the NZ Educator of the Year 2017 and 2014 and NZ Speaker of the Year award 2019 & 2013, Karen is an expert in effective teaching and learning, study skills, motivation and positive thinking. Karen is an author of 9 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 currently the wife of one and mother of three.

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