Courageous Conversations: Leading with Heart, Transforming with Words

Professional development (PD) Auckland, Waikato, Manawatu/Whanganui, Wellington, Canterbury

Posted: 12 February 2024
Notice reference #: 1HAfBw

We are excited to announce an essential workshop for educators and leaders, focusing on the crucial role of courageous, open, and authentic conversations. 

Join us for this one-of-a-kind workshop and be part of a movement towards more effective, empathetic, and courageous leadership in education.

Elevate your communication skills, understand the power of your words, and lead the change you wish to see in your educational community. 

Why Attend?

  • Transform Communication: Master the art of courageous conversations to create meaningful change in your educational setting.
  • Build Trust and Respect: Learn how to foster an environment where open, authentic dialogue thrives.
  • Empower Change: Equip yourself with strategies to challenge and evolve established teaching cultures, directly benefiting your students.
  • Drive Improvement: Discover how to use evidence-based approaches, like the "ladder of inference," to make informed, impactful decisions.
  • Enhance Leadership Skills: Grow as a leader who can confidently navigate difficult conversations for the betterment of your school community.

Workshop Features:

  • Expert-Led Sessions: Gain insights from seasoned educators and leadership experts.
  • Interactive Learning: Participate in group discussions, and reflective exercises.
  • Practical Tools and Strategies: Leave with a toolkit of techniques to implement in your school.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded professionals to share experiences and ideas.

This workshop is available in a variety of formats to suit your needs, including in-person sessions in a town near you and in-school TOD delivery options. To make your experience even more enjoyable, our face-to-face PLD workshops are catered, ensuring you can focus fully on the learning experience.

If you are keen to foster a culture of open communication and continuous improvement in your school, register for 'Courageous Conversations' at  to be part of this transformative journey.

Events summary


25 June 2024 – 25 June 2024


26 June 2024 – 26 June 2024


01 July 2024 – 01 July 2024


02 July 2024 – 02 July 2024


03 July 2024 – 03 July 2024

Further information

Contact: Keryn Annan

 (027) 560 9301