Andrew has eighteen years of teaching experience in primary, middle, secondary, and adult education. He has also worked in a variety of learning environments including CORE Education, the National Library of New Zealand – Services to Schools and the New Zealand Peace Foundation.

In a variety of leadership roles, Andrew has collaborated with school leaders to develop programmes around e-Learning, restorative justice, digital literacy and digital citizenship.

He also regularly works with parents and members of the broader community on managing behaviour and technology in the home.

Andrew is currently working as Deputy Principal at Upper Harbour Primary school in Auckland and is a board member of Netsafe.

Andrew is also a parent to two teenage sons. Twitter: @cowieandrew