LEARNZ facilitator / kaiārahi

Andrew Penny


Bachelor of Sport and Recreation
Diploma of Education Management
Diploma of Teaching (Primary)

Professional profile

Andrew has been a LEARNZ facilitator / kaiārahi since 2009. He experienced great success with ākonga engagement and learning using LEARNZ online field trips in the classroom when he was a deputy principal.

Andrew engages with a variety of clients and stakeholders to create online content for ākonga that provides insights into and connections with many different industries and kaupapa across Aotearoa.

Website development, writing, video production, photography, and web conference facilitation are key elements of his mahi.

Professional body memberships

Auckland Social Studies Association

Awards / Fellowships / Scholarships

2018 Copyright Licensing Education Awards – Best Student Resource People and Water – Looking at our Water Networks

Personal statement

My mission is to create opportunities for ākonga to discover and experience local, authentic learning that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. I aim to connect ākonga to people, places, and kaupapa that encourage curiosity, generate awareness, and inspire action.