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  • Past Events

  • Thu 17th Feb 2022 — Wed 23rd Nov 2022

    2022 Event Calendar

    The HBLA Committee are excited to be bringing you a range of exciting professional development opportunities throughout the year. Please download the poster to view each Term's event title.

  • Tue 15th Mar 2022

    Dr. Murray Gadd

    Building excitement, motivation and achievement in writing

  • Wed 3rd Feb 2021 — Fri 26th Nov 2021

    HBLA Events 2021

    We are excited to be able to offer a range of great events in 2021. More information coming your way through your email shortly. Have a great year growing kids passion and capability in Literacy.

  • Thu 20th May 2021

    Words build Worlds – Imaginative Play and Literacy Learning

    The session will explore: - Research into play - The power of play in literacy learning - Possible opportunities for incorporating play into programmes (Suitable for teachers of all year levels)

  • Thu 18th Mar 2021

    Nicola Daly: Exploring Māori-English Bilingual Books

    In this workshop we will explore the linguistic landscape of Māori-English bilingual picturebooks, considering their pedagogical power. As we explore the content and layout of these picturebooks and consider the impact of their layout, I hope you will develop awareness of the range of bilingual picturebooks available, develop cultural competencies,…

  • Wed 18th Mar 2020 — Fri 11th Dec 2020

    HBLA Events 2020

    We are pleased to be able to offer you high-quality Professional Development in 2020. Keep an eye on your email for registration details closer to the date.


  • Marie Clay Literacy Trust – Experienced Teachers Awards Application Form

    Marie Clay Literacy Trust - Experienced Teachers Awards Application Forms

  • HBLA Scholarships 2019

    The Hawke’s Bay Literacy Association is offering sponsorship to 4 teachers in Hawke’s Bay to attend the NZLA Conference in Christchurch.

  • 2019 Events Calendar

    We are proud to offer affordable quality Literacy Professional Development in Hawke's Bay.

  • 2018 Events Calendar

    Here is a programme of events organised by the Hawke's Bay Literacy Association committee throughout the year. Please click on the events tab to register for upcoming events.

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