Ako Aotearoa’s Professional Development Programme
Register for scheduled workshops, forums or other events
Visit our events page to book your place on one of our scheduled events. Our professional development workshops are either half or full-day sessions.
Book in-house and tailored PD workshops
Running our PD workshops in-house is a cost-effective way to incorporate the wide range of teaching and learning topics into your staff development initiatives.
Choose individual workshops or build a PD package that complements your existing PD. We can help you tailor these workshops to suit your staff and organisational needs.
Measuring the impact of our workshops
All our professional development
workshops are put hrough a three-step evaluation process. Through this, we help you measure the positive impact that our workshops are having on your teaching practice and organisational strategies to support learner outcomes. Read more about this impact evaluation process.
Professional Development workshop topics
Teaching practice / strategies
Supporting Maori learners
Supporting Pacific learners
Educational practices that benefit Pacific learners (organisational focus)
Successful teaching strategies for Pacific learners (practitioner level)
Evaluative self-assessment for better learning and better outcomes (practitioner, full day)
Using evaluative self-assessment to manage organisational success (manager, half day)
Literacy and numeracy
- Teu Le Vā: How to make a difference for your Pasifika adult learners in literacy and numeracy (free)
- Ako, Aro and Whanaungatanga: How to make a difference for your Māori adult learners in literacy and numeracy (free)