Auckland Events

  • Wed 11th Aug 2021

    A seminar with Associate Professor Rebecca Jesson and Professor Janet Gaffney – Who sets the course for literacy in Aotearoa? Kia whakatōmuri te haere whakamuā

    This seminar traces the foundational principles of current research on literacies and languages to their whakapapa in Aotearoa New Zealand.

  • Past Events

  • Fri 25th Jun 2021

    Young Authors & Illustrators Workshop

    The Auckland Literacy Association invites students from ALA member schools to our not to be missed Young Authors and Illustrators workshop. This is especially focused for 9 to 12-year-old students (Year 5 – Year 8). The authors and illustrators will discuss their work, the process, pitfalls, inspiration and creation as…

  • Tue 16th Mar 2021

    Dr. Murray Gadd Being an Effective Teacher of Writing & AGM

    Dr. Murray Gadd works nationally and internationally as a literacy facilitator, researcher and teacher. For the Ministry of Education, he was one of the writers of "Effective Literacy Practice Years 5 - 8, the English section of the New Zealand Curriculum, and the English Exemplars

  • Wed 4th Mar 2020

    A New Zealand Histories Resource for NZ Educators How, what, why about NZ history & The Summer Learning Journey Programme + AGM

    A New Zealand Histories Resource for NZ Educators How, what, why about NZ history Presenter: Tamsin Hanly and The Summer Learning Journey Programme A digital solution to a persistent problem? Presenter: Dr Rachel Williamson-Dean plus AGM

  • Wed 20th Feb 2019 — Sat 30th Nov 2019

    Auckland Literacy Association 2019 Calendar

    Auckland Literacy Association Calendar of Events 2019

  • Wed 28th Aug 2019

    Dr Christine Boocock Directions for change in early literacy teaching: New Zealand children’s progress

    Christine Boocock is the Director, National Reading Recovery, The University of Auckland.