Academic staff from the University of Auckland
Academic staff from outside the University of Auckland
Professor Larry Ludlow Boston College, Lynch School of Education
Doctoral Students from the University of Auckland
Tom Webb was an Associate at the University of Auckland Centre for Educational Leadership for 2014. Tom has joined UACEL from Onehunga High School where he is Associate Principal. He has eight years of experience in senior leadership at Onehunga High School and has skills in change management, e-learning and secondary school leadership and management. Tom has a Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Leadership and is working towards his Master’s in Educational Leadership with a research focus on Academic Counselling.
Tom’s thesis investigates the influence that academic counselling has on secondary students with a focus on whether this influence is different for different achievement groups. The aim of the study is to find out what kind of influence academic counselling has on students and how these influences came about, which aspects of academic counselling had this influence on students, so that we can better meet the needs of our students.