James Burnett of ORIGO will be featured at CCTM with a session titled, "What's Important in Math Today?"
James Burnett is the co-founder and president of ORIGO Education. He started the company because he is passionate about education and is continually striving to improve the way mathematics is taught. Over the past two decades, he has authored and co-authored more than 300 mathematics resources for teachers and students aged 5 to 12 and regularly speaks to audiences across Australia and North America.
As president, James aims to lift the profile of mathematics through dynamic professional learning and the development of quality print and innovative digital resources for the classroom. These achievements were recently recognised by winning the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in his home country of Australia.