• Level 5

    Featuring an agile floor-plan, creative tools and expert facilitators, Level 5 is the perfect venue for your next learning experience. 


  • What's On?

    Level 5 offers an eclectic range of creative experiences for school leaders, educators and the wider community.

    Shaun Kirkwood - 10-11 Sep, 2016 [EVENT ENDED]

    Participant Feedback:

    "I was meant to be in another country for a different workshop. So glad I didn't go!"

    "I've returned home full of ideas and I'm currently telling people how excellent it was."


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    Laura Benson & John Burns - 23-24 Sep, 2016 [EVENT ENDED]

    Participant Feedback:

    "I LOVED the interactive style, protocols & activities you used to facilitate learning!"

    "Such elegant facilitators; an amazing experience!"


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    Nausheen Ishtiaq-Chen - 5-6 Nov, 2016 [EVENT ENDED]

    Participant Feedback:

    "This was just what I needed. The time and professional support to dive into the film making process and actually create something. Thank you".


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    Erin Madonna - 19-20 Nov, 2016 [EVENT ENDED]

    "This is the best PD I've attended in the last two years. So good! Thank you"

    "Love how Erin mixed theory and practice. A very useful workshop".


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    Various speakers - 1 Dec, 2016 [EVENT ENDED]

    Come share examples of best practice, learning innovations and professional experiences at this free event for educators. Co-hosted with 21CL.


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    John Burns - 3-4 Dec, 2016 [EVENT ENDED]

    "A must for all teachers. This workshop was amazing!"

    "Such a great mix of big picture thinking and practical strategies. Recommending to my colleagues".


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    Ryan Simonet - 14-15 Jan, 2017 [EVENT ENDED]

    "A great weekend workshop! Everything you needed to start creating, mixing and promoting your own music".


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    Ringo Dingrando - 11-12 Feb, 2017 [EVENT ENDED]

    "This was absolutely outstanding. Educational and extremely well run. I would come back to Level 5 for sure!"

    "Very impressed with the level of expertise and patience of the facilitator!"


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    Rebecca O'Brien - 25-26 Feb, 2017 [EVENT ENDED]

    "A truly eye opening experience!"

    "My mind is buzzing with ideas and connections across the curriculum. Can't wait to keep practising"


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    John Rinker - 17 & 18 March, 2017 [EVENT ENDED]

    "Both inspirational and well organised - well done!"

    "Not only do I now understand the core concepts, I know how to apply them to my setting. THAT is powerful!"


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    Liz Duffy - 8-9 Apr, 2017

    A must attend for any educational leader looking to understand both the compelling case for change in schools and the practicalities of getting there.


    Register here

    A deep dive into Assessment

    Thomas Guskey - Apr 13, 2017

    Join internationally respected education researcher Thomas Guskey to explore practical and edifying innovations in developing standards-based assessment, grading, and reporting pedagogy.



    Glenda Baker & Paul O'Neill - 28-29 Apr, 2017

    This workshop is about changing teacher and student roles in the learning process by rethinking traditional notions of assessment and by exploring what authentic student driven inquiry looks like.


    Register here

  • Choose your own learning

    We offer customized learning experiences for teams

  • Contemporary Teaching & Learning

    We have a wealth of experience in implementing contemporary pedagogies, blended learning communities and agile space design.

    Change Leadership

    Leading a small scale or institution wide initiative? We can offer assistance in ensuring all aspects of your learning environment, community, practice and vision are in place to ensure the greatest chance of success. See our past workshops here.

    Creativity & Design

    Get hands on experience with design thinking and a range of physical and digital tools. Explore coding, 3D printing, Arduino, LittleBits, textiles, vinyl cutters and much more during practical, constructionist based challenges. See examples of our work.

    Level 5 can also be booked for your own private events. Contact us for more info.

  • Getting Here

  • Street Address

    We're located at Shekou International School in Shenzhen, China. Just show this to a taxi driver to get straight to our door. 深圳市南山区蛇口南海大道鲸山别墅蛇口国际学校小学部5楼


    There are many options for those travelling to Shenzhen, China.  Check out our guide to see what suits you best.


    Tourist visas are relatively easy to acquire for most passport holders. Download our advice.


    There are a range of hotels within a short walk or taxi ride of Level 5. See some below:

    To Do

    Looking for something else to do while you're here? Take a stroll through Sea World, a large nightlife district right on the doorstep of Level 5. Or satisfy your Maker urge at Huaqiangbei, China's largest electronics market. In Shenzhen, there's something for everyone.

  • Keep up to date with Level 5!

    2017/18 calendar coming soon!

  • Connect

    Have a question or booking inquiry? Contact us below.




    Phone:   86 0755 2689 0115

  • Level 5 is an initiative of International Schools Services, a nonprofit that leads schools, facilitates recruitment and provides best-in-breed learning solutions.