Dr Kerry Howells is an award-winning educator and author with over 25 years of experience in researching, teaching and practising gratitude. Kerry has published several academic papers regarding the importance of gratitude in teaching, learning and leadership, and is passionate about continually finding new ways to apply gratitude to life’s challenges. She is also well known for her recent book, Untangling you: How can I be grateful when I feel so resentful? which has won several international awards.
Dr Jo Lucas is currently a teacher in the Big Picture Academy at Hobart City High School, Tasmania. Jo has worked as a classroom teacher for seventeen years in both primary and secondary settings. Jo has combined this role with her work as an educational researcher, pre-service teacher-educator and mentor for beginning teachers.