Harvard 2020: ISV partnering with the best

Access the new ideas and approaches shaping modern education in 2020

Independent Schools Victoria will host three acclaimed academics from Harvard Business School, Project Zero and Harvard Graduate School of Education in Melbourne in 2020.

Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research as well as developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally.

Independent Schools Victoria’s partnership with Harvard ensures outstanding opportunities for leaders in schools.

Dr Daniel Wilson

Director, Project Zero,
Harvard Graduate School of Education

Thursday 5 – Friday 6 March 2020

Daniel is the Director of Project Zero, education leadership lecturer and Educational Chair at Harvard’s ‘Learning Environments for Tomorrow’ Institute. His teaching and writing explores knowing, trusting, leading and belonging in collaborative learning across a variety of contexts.

Program: For principals and school leaders
Registration and specific information coming early 2020

Dr Elizabeth City

Senior Lecturer on Education,
Harvard Graduate School of Education

Tuesday 5 May 2020

Liz sees leadership as a continuous act of learning and teaching. From her early passion for literacy as a middle school humanities teacher to her current work in developing leaders, common themes in her work are collaboration, evidence-based discussion, asking the right questions, thinking and acting strategically and learning through doing.

Program: For principals and school leaders
Registration and specific information coming early 2020

Professor Ethan S. Bernstein

Professor of Leadership and Organisational Behaviour, Harvard Business School

Monday 27 – Friday 31 July 2020

In an era when the nature of work is changing, Professor Bernstein studies the impact of workplace transparency—the observability of employee activities, routines, behaviours, output, and performance—on productivity, with implications for leadership, collaboration, organisation design, and new forms of organising. He teaches Developing yourself as a leader and various executive education courses at Harvard Business School.

Program: Principals’ Leadership Academy
Registration and specific information coming early 2020