An introduction to Dyslexia | Supporting learners to achieve their potential
Develop your skills and knowledge to recognise and support tertiary learners with dyslexia and other learning differences to achieve their potential.
Level Up | How to constantly improve your teaching
A series of workshops and coaching sessions designed to help you engage and retain your learners.
Co-operative learning | A teacher’s guide to working with groups
Discover the essential elements of effective group work through practical exercises. Consider assessment design, assessment methods and effective monitoring of groups to promote participation, accountability and fair outcomes for students.
Bullyproofing the learner experience | A Toolkit for Educators
Neurodiversity | Supporting learner success
Learn more about different types of neurodiversity, the challenges it can pose for learners, and how to put support in place.
Clarifying boundaries in teacher-student relationships for safe practice
Problem-based learning | Creating student-led activities for work-ready outcomes
The process of collecting evidence of learner benefit
Thoughtful teaching | Using reflective practice tools for enhancing teaching, learning and professional development
Enhancing teaching and learning in vocational education
What are we going to learn? Writing SMART learning outcomes
Use Blooms Taxonomy to develop SMART learning outcomes for your own teaching context; develop and build on learner-centred teaching practices with outcomes that align with NZQA Level Descriptors.
Taking that next step in your professional learning and development is easy with Ako Aotearoa. Everything is evidence-based, practical, high-quality, effective and sustainable.
In response to the current challenges of delivering “face-to-face” events, our range of PLD is delivered online - workshops and courses, many with digital badges awarded on completion:
- In-house Learning and Development (currently online only until further notice)
We can come to you to deliver in-house professional development. Contact us to discuss your needs and budget.
- Public Online Workshops
Register for one of our public workshops scheduled throughout the year. So many topics to choose from!
- Ako Talks and webinars
These online sessions deliver bite-sized information about current topics of interest to educators. Dates and topics are announced on social media and in our Community section and monthly e-news.