Professional Learning
About Us
Mō mātou
Whakapā mai
Educational Leadership
School leadership
Māori Education & Support
Kaupapa Māori
Pacific-Led Education
Cultural competencies
Languages, Culture & Identity
Learning languages
Literacy and Numeracy
Strengthening skills
Mō mātou

About Us

Tui Tuia | Learning Circle empowers Kāhui Ako, kaiako, teachers, school leaders and tumuaki to achieve better outcomes for students and learners.

All languages are to be treasured

Languages, Culture & Identity

We offer programmes, workshops, in-person classroom support, online support and resources to help strengthen language learning in New Zealand schools.

Cultural competencies

Pacific-Led Education

Empowering educators, students, and communities to shape a future of educational excellence that is firmly rooted in Pacific identity and aspirations.

Improving instructional dexterity

Literacy and Numeracy

We work with schools to build the literacy and numeracy capability of school leaders and teachers to accelerate learning outcomes for all students.

A tātou

Meet our team

Get to know our team members!

Inano Bailey


"Kia orana tatou katoatao,

Ko Inano tōku ingōa

Ko Nioputa John tōku metua tāne (Pāpā)

Ko Kimiora John tōku metua vāine (Māmā)

Ko Atiu raua ko Mangaia tōku anua ānau

Kuki Airani."


Inano's teaching background is in the early childhood education working and support our tamariki from 0-5years old.  She started her career as an ECE teacher in 2006 with AUT, and has had the privilege of working all over the Auckland region.


She recently completed three years as a Centre Manager in the Manurewa area with Counties Manukau Kindergarten Association. She has had the opportunity to work with our beautiful Aiga and ānau from Te Moananui a Kiwa.  She is also studying full time with Auckland University in the Master of Education programme in research.


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Programme Manager

Dr Jacoba Matapo

Academic Nagivator - Pacific-Led Education

Dr Tanya Samu

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Gua Loheni

Programme Coordinator
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