Expert PLD that bridges the gap between theory and practice
As former principals’ and practicing teachers, we provide expert professional learning services throughout New Zealand.
Below are deadlines for PLD applications to take advantage of our support for free!
These dates below are for PLD focussed on the national priorities.
The deadline for applications for Digital Technologies/Hangarau Matihiko Curriculum support is 30 October.
|Region||Term 1||Term 2||Term 3||Term 4|
|Auckland||15 Feb||17 May||16 Aug||25 Oct|
|Bay of Plenty – Waiariki||15 Feb||17 May||16 Aug||25 Oct|
|Canterbury||22 Feb||24 May||16 Aug||23 Oct|
|Hawke’s Bay – Tairāwhiti||28 Feb||16 May||8 Aug||31 Oct|
|Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast||22 Feb||17 May||16 Aug||25 Oct|
|Otago, Southland||1 Mar||30 May||5 Aug||18 Oct|
|Tai Tokerau||16 Feb||25 May||17 Aug||26 Oct|
|Taranaki, Whanganui, Manawatu||15 Feb||24 May||16 Aug||13 Nov|
|Waikato||15 Feb||17 May||16 Aug||25 Oct|
|Wellington||20 Feb||15 May||7 Aug||23 Oct|
What is involved in applying for PLD?
This video from the Ministry of Education gives an overview of the steps to access PLD.
We can guide you to develop a successful application for your school/kura or Kāhui Ako/Community of Learning. We can even provide you with exemplars and best practices to make your application successful.
Please click here or complete the form below to get further information, including your regional priorities and an example of a successful PLD application...
As former school leaders we know how the Ministry of Education and schools work, so are best-placed to support your application.
Generally, this type of PLD is for supporting areas identified as areas of national priority. The Ministry of Education has also identified regional priorities within these which may also attract funding.
As we complete your application, we will guide you so that it addresses national and regional priorities within the context of your school priorities.
If you would like help with a Dos and Don'ts of how to apply, plus the national and regional priorities to help you customise your PLD application, please click here or complete the form below...
Sign up to receive these items to help you develop a successful application:
- the national priorities factsheet;
- the regional priorities for your area;
- examples of the sorts of topics and areas that may be supported to give you an idea of what might work;
- an example of a PLD application.
Please click here or complete the form below...