Leading Social Studies Education (including new Aotearoa New Zealand History Curriculum)

Professional development (PD) Wellington

Posted: 19 February 2021
Notice reference #: 1HAH7F

This two-day course is designed to support both primary and secondary middle leaders in developing, implementing and evaluating their social sciences learning programmes.

Workshops will include:

  • Preparing for the compulsory Aotearoa histories curriculum 
  • Designing learning for and about climate justice in junior social studies (including primary and intermediate schools)
  • Leading a diverse Social Science Department 
  • Ensuring social studies achievement objectives are being met in integrated curriculum designs
  • Social Inquiry for Social Action – with older learners & younger learners 
  • Ensuring a culturally competent Social Science curriculum 
  • Supporting teachers to feel confident teaching controversial issues.

Date: 27–28 April, 2021.

Venue: Tiakiwai Conference Centre, National Library, Wellington. 

Cost: $190

Please note: Primary teachers who are not eligible for the PPTA professional learning subsidy are entitled to the ASSEN professional learning subsidy up to the value of $250 (see link in flyer).

Events summary


27 April 2021 – 28 April 2021