uLearn provides an opportunity for teachers and educational leaders to participate in, and contribute to, high-quality developmental professional learning experiences.
The conference is part of a learning continuum and ongoing cycle of development that helps build a national professional learning community across the education sector. This is critical for developing and extending the vision and capability of school leaders and teachers.
Additionally, uLearn delivers multiple options and elements to delegates, allowing them opportunity to find the solutions and outcomes they wish to achieve (both personally, and as a part of their school, kura, Kāhui Ako | Community of Learning, or networked group).
There are many ways uLearn can contribute to professional learning, both for individuals, groups and entire schools. Some ideas you might consider:
Discuss with your colleagues what you expect to get out of the conference programme. Read about each of the Conference Strands and think about how you would respond to the focus questions that are posed.
Some additional guiding questions: