GROW: Leadership for aspiring and new HODs of Languages
This course is relevant to aspiring and new Heads of Languages in schools.
This course is designed to support new leaders to learn about educational leadership, with a special focus on leading a Languages Department.
About the course
This course is relevant to aspiring and new Heads of Languages in schools. It is delivered through two full day face-to-face workshops and five online workshops. Participants will also be supported by a digital learning platform for on-going inquiry and reflection.
Important note: Dates and workshop venue will be confirmed once the programme commences.
Workshop 1 (full day face to face)
What is Leadership?
Wednesday 13th March 2024, 9am-3pm
Workshop 2 (online)
Building High Trust Relationships
Wednesday 10th April 2024, 3.30pm-5pm
Workshop 3 (full day face-to-face)
Thursday 9th May, 2024 9am-3pm
Workshop 4 (online)
Building Collective Professional Community
Thursday 6th June 2024, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Workshop 5 (online)
Coherent Goal Setting
Tuesday 30th July 2024, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Workshop 6 (online)
Promoting Language Learning
Tuesday 27th August 2024, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Workshop 7 (online)
Monday 4th November 2024, 3.30-5pm
At no cost for NZ registered teachers.
Selected participants will be advised of the location once registrations have closed. Tui Tuia | Learning Circle - Languages will pay for associated travel for teachers who are outside of the city of delivery for face-to-face workshop(s) or provide delivery online where appropriate.
Upon completion of the programme, your school can claim back the cost of two Teacher Release Days.
Meet the facilitators
Literacy and Numeracy
Enhancing and expanding teachers’ capabilities to lead literacy and numeracy learning.
Helping teachers and kaiako build cultural capability to accelerate learning outcomes for Pacific learners.
Growing, strengthening and advocating for language learning and use, and sustaining heritage languages in schools.
Te Whanau Māioha
Learning and mentoring solutions that empower kāhui ako, kaiako and tumuaki to achieve stronger culturally-sustaining outcomes for ākonga/