New Zealand Kindergartens inc

Kindergartens – first choice early childhood education service.

conference and AGM

31 August - 2 September 2018
James Cook Hotel, Wellington

 

 PROGRAMME OUTLINE

Friday 31 August

8.00

Registration opens – reehitatanga

8.45

Assemble for mihi whakatau

9.00

Mihi whakatau


Morning tea - wa whakataa

10.00

President's welcome - te mihi o te Rangatira

10.10

Keynote speaker
Hon Chris Hipkins, Minister of Education

10.45

Networks - ngā awheawhe

-    Governance boards

-       Managers and office staff

-       Professional leaders

12.30

Lunch - kai o te poupoutanga o te rā
Kōrero session: te reo - mihimihi

1.30

K2026 - one organisation
Colin Pidd, Conversant
Reflecting on conversation to date: clarification and questions

3.15

Break - wa whakataa

3.30

Annual General Meeting – Hui ā tau
Presentation of annual report, financial statements, remits - including on one organisation, and board election

5.30

Karakia, waiata - close

Drinks and nibbles

6.30

Free time – wa watea

Saturday 1 September

9.00

Karakia, waiata, greetings
Housekeeping - ngā pānui

9.15

K2026 - next steps
Colin Pidd, Conversant
After the vote on one organisation, where to from here? What do we need to think about?

12.30

Lunch - kai o te poupoutanga o te rā
Kōrero session: te reo - greetings

1.30

 

Workshops - ngā awheawhe

1       Difficult conversations and conflict resolution
Adam Cooper, Tocker Associates

2       Leadership strategy for the teaching profession
Frances Nelson, Education Council: Mātatu Aotearoa

3       Managing relationships
Jennah Kannard, Tocker Associates

4      Building a dream board
Sandy Thompson, LEAD

5      Making the most of meetings
Aly McNicoll, LEAD

3.00

Break

3.15

 

Workshops - ngā awheawhe

1       Difficult conversations and conflict resolution
Adam Cooper, Tocker Associates

2       Leadership strategy for the teaching profession
Frances Nelson, Education Council: Mātatu Aotearoa

3       Managing relationships
Jennah Kannard, Tocker Associates

4      Building a dream board
Sandy Thompson, LEAD

5      Making the most of meetings
Aly McNicoll, LEAD

4.45 PM Excellence in Education Award
2018 recipient

5.00

Karakia, waiata - close

6.00

Social Function - CE farewell

7.00 Dinner and band

Sunday 2 September

9.00

Karakia, waiata, greetings
Housekeeping - ngā pānui

9.15

Clare Wells, NZK chief executive

10.00

 Break

10.15

 

Workshops - ngā awheawhe

1       Resilience: change management/managing change
Meredith Osmond, Thought Partners

2       What do we mean by quality teaching and learning
Sandra Collins, Education Review Office

3      Growing Up in NZ study
Susan Morton, University of Auckland

12.00 Poroporoaki

1.00

Karakia, waiata - close
Click here to register for the hui

Click here to register for workshops

 

New Zealand Kindergartens Inc

Level 1, 32 The Terrace,
P.O. Box 3058, Wellington
Phone: 04 471-0775

E-mail Addresses

President: president@nzkindergarten.org.nz
Contact: contact@nzkindergarten.org.nz