Workshops

 

Term 1 Workshops    

Provisionally Certificated Teachers (PCTs): Certification and nailing your portfolio requirements  

Meet other PCTs and gain an understanding of the Code of Professional Responsibility and Standards for the Teaching Profession, implications for your teaching practice, the requirements for your portfolio and your own role and responsibilities as a PCT.

9.30am - 12.30pm   $125                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Palmerston North Tue 12 March

Wellington Wed 13 March

 

PCTs: Managing your class for success

Having a respectful and settled classroom environment is essential for maximising the learning of your students and giving you the opportunity to teach successfully. Learn how to build a positive classroom culture right from the start, diagnose challenging behaviour and respond effectively when it occurs.                                                                                                                                  

9.30am - 12.30pm   $125                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Palmerston North Mon 25 March

Wellington Wed 27 March

 

Learning Assistants and SENCOs: Learning Support

Recognition, planning and inclusion for students who need learning support, e.g. ASD, ADHD.                                                        

9.30am - 12.30pm   $125                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

Hutt Valley Wed 10 April

Wellington Thur 11 April

Holiday Workshops

Learning Assistants and SENCOs: Reading and Written Language

Learn how to get your students reading and writing with purpose and understanding across the curriculum. Your role is essential to literacy learning success in the classroom – learn how to best support your students.                                                                                                                                                                                              

9.30am - 12.30pm   $125                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Wellington Thurs 18 April

 

Learning Assistants and SENCOs: Numeracy

Learn cool strategies and practical ways to support students and teachers in numeracy.                                                                                                                                                                                                 

9.30am - 12.30pm   $125                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Wellington Wed 24 April               

After School Workshops

Literacy: Guided Reading Years 3 – 8

Guided reading is the engine room for a successful reading programme. We will look at practical examples of how to plan exciting reading sessions to engage your students and track their learning.  You will have the opportunity, between workshops, to try out strategies and share and receive feedback at the second workshop.

4pm - 5.30pm   $175 (total)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Part 1 Wellington Thurs 14 March

Part 2 Wellington Thurs 11 April

Mathematics: Numeracy

A new, two-part course designed for primary teachers returning to teaching, new to teaching, new to New Zealand or wishing to revisit numeracy. You will have the opportunity, between workshops, to try out strategies and share and receive feedback at the second workshop. Participants will learn how to use the Number Framework to plan for next step teaching and learning and to provide targeted feedback to their students about number knowledge and strategy. Lots of practical ideas.

4pm - 5.30pm   $175 (total)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Part 1 Wellington Thurs 28 March

Part 2 Wellington Thur 9 May (T2)

The Role of the Learning Assistant

Understand the nature of your role for learning success in the classroom – learn how to best support the teachers and students in your classes.

4pm - 5.30pm   $85                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Wellington Thurs 4 April

 

 

Please note:

  • To guarantee a place on a workshop, please register at least 3 working days prior to the workshop date.

  • Discounts apply if your school has multiple enrolments.

TO REGISTER: 

Please email your name, school, year level/s and workshop name to kieu.pham@vuw.ac.nz