CORE's Team

Johnson Keast

Facilitator - Professional Learning


2011 Apple Certified Desktop Support Tech
2009 Certificate in Adult Education & Training
2008 Cisco Certified Network Administrator
2007 Microsoft Certified Systems Admin

Contact details


P: 0800 267 300

M: 021 246 1319

Region: Canterbury

Johnson Keast FS

Professional profile

Johnson is a wonderful example of a kaiako who develops a lifelong passion for learning in his students. Johnson is an advocate for making learning real and relevant by providing opportunities for learners to solve real world problems. Johnson is always investigating the latest technology for classrooms and his teaching methodology is constantly evolving to provide the greatest opportunities for an equitable and thriving Aotearoa.


  • Digital Technologies (AR/VR/AI/Drones/Robotics/Networking/Programming)
  • CT & DDDO Outcome Navigation
  • 1:1 Senior Secondary Support
  • Passionate Youth worker
  • NZQA Digital Technology Curriculum

Conference presentations, seminars and workshops

Community of Practice - Grow Waitaha seminars

Awards, fellowships and scholarships

2018 - Excellence Award in utilising modern learning environments - Ara Institute

Personal statement

I am a passionate facilitator working to better the confidence of teachers who deliver modern technologies in Aotearoa. I have worked in the digital industry across many disciplines and have taken this passion into the classroom. Helping schools to better their learning methods and areas of digital expertise is something I thrive on and enjoy seeing positive change in.