Leading Adult Learning to improve learning for all 2022 workshops

Grow your leadership skills with Leading Adult Learning.

A collaborative partnership with internationally acclaimed educator Joan Dalton

If you lead the learning of adults and teams in your school or workplace and want to:

  • build your own and others' capabilities to engage in skilful, rigorous, learning-focused conversations,

  • increase teamwork effectiveness and collective responsibility for improving student learning,

then this programme is tailor-made for you.

We are excited to offer this highly successful adult learning programme in 2022

Constructed with the support and mentorship of Joan Dalton, this programme will enable you to:

  • create a learning-focused culture

  • build effective collaboration and teamwork skills

  • engage in different types of powerful conversations focused to move learning forward

  • develop your leadership and ‘Art of Facilitation’ expertise in working with adult learners

  • use a wealth of practical strategies, tools and protocols to enhance the effectiveness of the adults you lead.

What this programme provides


Each participant will receive three 30-minute sessions of personalised coaching to support the new learning being embedded into your context.

All coaching will be offered with and provided by Evaluation Associates | Te Huinga Kākākura Mātauranga facilitators.

Depending on location, coaching may be via Zoom or face-to-face to suit.


Each participant will receive their own full set of Joan Dalton’s Learning Talk Books

“The five books are gold. Every time we open one we find even more useful things!” Participant feedback during the course in 2018

learning talk books

Your Investment

$2250.00 ex GST per person for Kanohi-ki-te-kanohi / face-to-face course based in Christchurch

$1800 ex GST for online course

We are encouraging teams to attend these workshops. To support this, we would like to offer a

  • 10% discount off the total fee for two participants or

  • 15% discount off the total fee for three or more participants.

Please note - if you have locally-focused PLD, there may also be an opportunity for a further $450.00 ex GST discount per person if the coaching component aligns with your PLD goals. To explore this option, please contact Andrea Blower at a.blower@evaluate.co.nz.

To maximise learning for all participants, numbers are limited for each course. Please register promptly to secure your team's place on this 2022 PLD.

If you would like this course to come to you, please contact a.blower@evaluate.co.nz to discuss options.

24 August - 09 November
Canterbury/Chatham Islands

Day 1 and 2: 24 and 25 August 2022, Day 3 and 4: 26 and 27 September 2022, Day 5: 9 November 2022. Location: Christchurch Golf Club, 45 Horseshoe Lake Rd, Shirley, Christchurch 8061

13 October 2022 - 31 March 2023

Day 1 and 2: 13 and 14 October 2022, Day 3 and 4: 16 and 17 February 2023, Day 5: 31 March 2023

Get in touch with our team now