Learning Circle delivers quality education and mentoring designed to inspire, uplift and help prepare teachers and kaiako, whānau and communities for today and tomorrow’s challenges.

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Regionally-allocated PLD?

We can support building the skills and capability across your team with professional development tailored to the needs of your school, kura, or Kāhui Ako.

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Keeping Languages

See our broad range of workshops that provide insights into a range of languages, cultures & pedagogy.  Enrol for 2022 now.

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Welcome to Tui Tuia | Learning Circle

We deliver quality education and mentoring designed to inspire, uplift and help prepare schools and kura, whānau and communities for the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Evidence based and world class

By providing high quality Professional Learning & Development (PLD) for Kāhui Ako, kaiako and teachers, school leaders, principals and tumuaki, we empower them to guide our Ākonga to achieve better outcomes.


research, insights and innovation from the University of Auckland.


with educators, whānau, communities and ākonga.


professional development for educators.

Poipoia te pā harakeke
He puāwaitanga anamata

Through nurturing learners, educators, leaders and communities, our future will flourish.

Upgrade your skills and knowledge

Explore our most popular workshops


Effective leadership improves student outcomes. The courses offered provide: practical, research-informed insights into effective leadership; support school and kahui ako coherence and strengthen levels of commitment and trust.
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Cultural capability

Cultural capability is about creating equity. This course helps you implement culturally sustaining practices that support all learners to live by their cultural heritage and identity.
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Our broad range of programmes grow and strengthen language learning in New Zealand schools. Tailored support helps you and your school build success in the Learning Languages area of the curriculum.
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Success stories

Here's what some of our course participants had to say about our PLD offerings.

“It's probably one of the best things that you will do to build your leadership capacity.”
Kimberley Malloy, Team Leader - Year 5&6, Peninsula Primary