Dr. David Moreau is a cognitive neuroscientist at the Centre of Brain Research in Auckland. David will discuss current research and knowledge about training the brain and how this line of work can inform best practices for children facing learning difficulties.
Dr Rebecca Jesson Literacy in an ever changing society; the benefits and risks of digital pedagogy How can we as teachers develop our knowledge to effectively support higher-order literacy success for our students?
Wayne Mills will be speaking at our next ALA event. Wayne is a former Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Education and Social Work, The University of Auckland. He is widely regarded as one of New Zealand’s foremost authorities on Children’s and Young Adult Literature. Come along and join us…
The Wellington Literacy Association has great pleasure in hosting a workshop "Exploring Literacy in a Play Based Classroom" with Linda Cheer from Longworth Education.
Join us as we visit Kaurihohore to find out what great things are happeninng. The main focus areas will be around Play-based learning and Mantle of the Expert. Please bing a camera!
This workshop aims to support teachers to include more quality talk in classrooms and to embed purposeful oral language opportunities across the curriculum. It presents research based ideas, activities and support material to translate theory into classroom practice.