Australia's first online curriculum
manager for schools

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Office: 1300 669 810
Jon: 0417 741 144
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Ballajura, WA 6066

The IPSAction Team

Robin Clarke MEd BA DipEd GradDipEdAdmin - General Manager

Robin Clarke founded Education Research Solutions in 2002 and has applied his wide experience as a career educator to design and develop curriculum and planning solutions for principals for the past 12 years, especially through the widely used program Curriculum Organiser, and its SSTUWA version TOPS.

His school education experience includes: teacher, head of department and principal of district high and senior high schools. As a Superintendent of Education he was responsible for supervision, placement and promotion of teachers and management of curriculum development. He gained a Director General’s Award of Merit as an outstanding administrator, leader and innovator.

He was elected as President of the WA Secondary Principals Association and Vice President of the Australian Secondary Principals Association.

University Education experience includes lecturing in the Master of Education program at University of WA and Edith Cowan Universities. He was an ECU Honorary Senior Research Fellow. He was awarded the Lawrence McGrath prize for Post Graduate Research for his Master of Education thesis.

He was ‘Principal Consultant’ in the Canning District where he provided valued support for principal colleagues in addressing key issues, including school operational procedures, curriculum development, financial management and professional development.

Jon Cook BEd BA - Educational Consultant

Jon has been responsible for conducting school reviews in two states. In recent years he has worked as a consultant with great success in assisting schools to undertake the school review process.
Jon has over 40 years of experience in educational leadership, planning and management; in project design, curriculum development and evaluation; professional development; needs analysis; and in professional review and report writing and editorial work. He has worked across most of Australia. His writing in the fields of curriculum, pedagogy and literacy is published in 7 countries and in 4 languages. He has been director of curriculum in the government schooling systems of both Western Australia and the Northern Territory, and a district director of schools in WA.

Since 1997 Jon has been a freelance consultant in education and training, management, project development and direction, and community services. He has been a critical professional consultant to schools, education systems, educational leaders and teachers, companies, government agencies, and to the community service sector.

Jon’s recent work is especially focussed in the preparation of investigative and evaluative reviews and reports, including the collection and interpretation of data and critical information, analysis, synthesis, writing and presentation. Professional writing and editing are key services he performs.

Dr Warrick Clarke PhD BSc (Hons) - CEO

Warrick is CEO of IPSAction, having relinquished his position with the University of NSW to take up the role.

Warrick has a Doctorate of Physics, and is also a very capable web site developer and software program manager. This is evident in the recent developments in both areas in the Curriculum Orgasniser program.

He is the project manager - and key writer for the Mathematics and Science programs – of Curriculum Organiser.

His capabilities were recognised nationally when he was chosen from all the State writers to write Pearson’s recently published ‘Australian Curriculum’ Science text book series.

He exceptional software design capabilities have been applied to the IPSAction site, which has resulted in customised functions that are greatly valued by school principals of Independent Public Schools.