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Naomi Toland

Preschool Head Teacher

Naomi Toland is a preschool head teacher, podcaster, Google Innovator, international educator, and self-proclaimed travel addict. She is passionate about exploring ways we can learn about our brains and bodies to empathize and understand ourselves and those around us. Naomi has experience working across the primary sector, having worked with learners aged 2–13, and has a love for exploring different cultures, having lived and taught in London, Tokyo, and Auckland.

Naomi leads Empathetic Educators, a global community inquiring into all things NERDY (Neuroscience, Empathy, Relationships, Design Thinking) and much more. You can keep up with where she is in the world and what she’s up to on Instagram.

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