Auckland Events

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

    Auckland Literacy Association 2019 Calendar

    Auckland Literacy Association Calendar of Events 2019

  • Past Events

  • Wed 8th May 2019

    Literacy in a new era of Education – Jane Van der Zeyden

    Jane Van der Zeyden is a Ministry of Education, Accredited Facilitator through her company TOOLS 4 TEACHERS. Jane will share her expertise about how we should be adapting our teaching to include new foci. This workshop will focus on the changes that we may need to make with literacy teaching…

  • Wed 20th Mar 2019

    Digital Literacy and Integrating Information Technology across the curriculum and AGM

    Speaker: Stuart Hale – Think Digital Coach Stuart provides professional expertise to enable teachers and students to use 21st century technology successfully.

  • Thu 16th Aug 2018

    Auckland Literacy Association Event – Take Me to Your Readers – Wayne Mills – DATE CHANGE

    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…

  • Mon 30th Apr 2018

    ALA Event with Dr Rebecca Jesson

    Rebecca will speak on 'Partnerships to design more effective literacy instruction for non-dominant communities: the role of Design Based Research'.

  • Wed 21st Mar 2018

    Creating a flourishing school-wide reading culture

    This session will explore the benefits of reading for pleasure and the elements needed to create a collaborative school-wide reading culture, which encourages and supports students to become engaged readers. It will also look at a range of books, and ideas for using them to inspire even the most reluctant…