18th October 2020 at St Peter’s College, Palmerston North
9.30am Mark Robinson - Principal Waiopehu College, Levin
Journey – Timetable and curriculum changes
10.30am Morning tea
10.45am Jeff King - School Connector and Pathway Advisor at Talent Central
Jeff works for Talent Central as a Schools Connector and Pathway Advisor. Jeff is the former Deputy Principal at Rangitikei College in Marton and Assistant Principal of Ruapehu College in Ohakune.
He has worked for 20 years in education in New Zealand, Japan, UK and the UAE. He is the co-founder of the app MyBlueprint (Now called mymahi) which helps young people explore their career pathways and manage their learning.
Jeff works with Talent Central schools to help teachers and students understand and develop programmes around the WorkReady Portfolio as well as promote employment opportunities within the region.
12:00pm Vanessa Te Ua – Principal Marton Junction and Kim Gordon - Bulls School Principal
Treaty of Waitangi – ERO Focus
12.45pm Lunch (St Peter’s College fundraiser)
1.30pm Hamish Ruawai - Palmerston North Intermediate Normal
Speaking about their journey for staff wellbeing
2.30pm Draw to win a conference registration to NZSTA Annual Conference in 2021
2.30pm Principal Appraisal – speaker to be confirmed