Professional learning for kura and schools


We provide professional learning and development tailored to suit your needs and your budget. From one-off workshops to in-depth whole school support, we can help you work through the process of needs analysis.

Assessment for learning

We offer support to use the most effective, research endorsed learning strategies - Assessment for Learning.

Curriculum design and review

We can support you to embed the principles and practices of the NZC to its innovative extent.

Kohiko Mai

Short-term, strength-based intervention designed for Year 7-10 learners.

Home-school partnerships

Students learn best when they are able to build strong, learning-focused relationships with those who mediate and support their learning.

Innovative learning environments

Find out how we can help you, whether your buildings are modern or not! Our facilitators are comfortable in any teaching space.

Kaupapa Māori

We can help pouārahi and kaiako to define what success looks like so that they can measure progress.

Learning across the curriculum

Help your teachers develop their pedagogical content knowledge within specialised learning areas.

Learning-focused conversations

Build a culture in your school where you can tackle tricky conversations (rather than avoid them)and get results while everyone’s mana remains intact.


We support your teachers to ensure that your students have the necessary literacy skills to access all the learning areas of our curriculum.

Narrative assessment

Looking for different ways to recognise progress? Find out how we can help you support students whose progress doesn’t fit standard models.


We can support teachers to develop effective mathematics teaching and learning in the classroom to engage and empower learners.

School-wide appraisal systems

Your school appraisal process should be making a measurable difference to your teachers’ teaching and your learners’ learning.

School-wide assessment systems

How much assessment is too much assessment? Or not enough? Are you getting the most out of the assessment information you have?

Teaching as inquiry

While the inquiry process seems straight forward, real inquiry into teaching and learning involves real evaluative skills and thinking.

Ministry of Education PLD priorities - Term 4, 2020

The Ministry of Education has refocused the national PLD priorities to support teachers and leaders, and to align with the focus on curriculum, progress and achievement.