Ako Aotearoa Central Hub
Tēnā koe / Greetings,
Welcome to the Central Hub page where you will find links and information to who we are, how we operate, the tertiary projects we are funding and how to contact us.
2016 continues with many Professional Development workshops available and some new workshops offered for the first time. See the section below for details.
The Central Hub: Workshops in your area
The Professional Development Programme is designed to support educators and managers working across New Zealand in diverse tertiary education environments. The programme offers high-quality events to enhance educators’ teaching practice and provide wider support towards organisational strategies that aim to improve educational outcomes for all learners.
Sign up to our PD mailing list to hear about upcoming workshops in your area
- 1 June
Evaluative Self-Assessment to enhance organisation performance and learner outcomes - Wellington
- 9 June 2016
Successful teaching strategies for Pacific learners - Wellington
- 22 June 2016
Engaging Challenging Learners - Palmerston North
- 28 June 2016
Designing research projects to improve learning and teaching - Palmerston North
- 29 June 2016
Designing Curricula to enhance learning and teaching - Wellington
- 5 July
Effective assessmebnt of learning - New Plymouth
- 27 July
Supporting adults with dyslexia in tertiary education and training: an introduction - Napier
- 11 August
Successful teaching strategies for Pacific learners - Palmerston North
- 18 August
Reflective Practice: Methods and tools for supporting teaching, learning and professional development - Palmerston North
- 30 August
Supporting adults with dyslexia in tertiary education and training: An introduction
- 1 September
Supporting adults with dyslexia in tertiary education and training: an introduction - Porirua
- 15 September
Kia eke ki te taumata - Success for Maori in tertiary education - New Plymouth
- 22 September
Reflective Practice: Methods and tools for supporting teaching, learning and professional development - Wellington
- 29 September
Kia eke ki te taumata - Success for Maori in tertiary education - Wellington
Book Your own event
We welcome enquiries about offering Professional Development Programme workshops at other times for specific groups or organisations, contact us to discuss a tailored workshop for your staff, group or organisation with special rates and time to suit.
We continue to work on the current Regional Hub funded projects click here to find out about how to apply for the 2016 round of RHPF.
Please contact me if you would like to discuss ways that we can work together for the benefit of tertiary learners.
Ian Rowe, Regional Hub Manager,
I.Rowe@ucol.ac.nz or phone 06 952 7153
We look forward to hearing from you.
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A forum for people teaching practical skills in engineering, hair and beauty, construction, cookery, trades academy and any other applied disciplines where students learn hands-on practical tasks and related theory.