Module 4: Communication an Relational Trust

Due: 11th April “Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships.” -Stephen Covey. Communication   Our communication style affects our relationships. Intentionally growing our communication skills gives us the opportunity to utilise self-awareness, self-management and social awareness Emotional Quotient skills. You […]

Resources: Aspiring and Emerging PLG 1

It was wonderful to see you all at the first PLG for the year. If you didn’t manage to make it, I look forward to meeting you in person soon! We will continue to build on the topics covered at the PLG throughout the year. For instance, Sue Baker gave us an introduction to Treaty […]

Module 3: Culturally Responsive Leadership

Due: 28th March “Nau te rourou, naku te rourou, ka ora te manuhiri.” With your food basket and my food basket, the people will thrive.   For students to succeed, schools need to develop culturally responsive pedagogy which includes:  providing learning contexts that celebrate who students are, helping them grow their cultural identity and encouraging […]

PLG 1: Involving our delegates

We are very much looking forward to the first PLG of the year and meeting the fabulous people who have signed up for a year of leadership growth and connection. We like to weave our delegates into the day as much as possible so, if you would like to offer karakia kai on the day, […]

Aspiring and Emerging PLG 1

We are very much looking forward to the first PLG of the year, held at the Novotel, Ellerslie on Friday the 15th of March, from 9am-3pm. Please click here for the agenda for the day:  2024 Emerging and Aspiring PLG 1 Click here for parking and location information. Feel free to use the comments section […]

Required Reading: Fish!

Please feel free to use the discussion board below to share your thoughts, reflections and questions.

Emerging NLP: Readings

There is one required reading the the Emerging NLP and two optional readings. This can be purchased online (soft cover), purchased as an ebook (e.g., or borrowed from a local or school library. We recommend purchasing your own copy so you have access to it when required for the Modules.

Module 2: Building a High Performing Team

Due: 14th March   He waka eke noa A canoe which we are all in with no exception     Strength Building   How is a team greater than the sum total of each individual part? This is the magic ingredient that defines good teams from the great ones. It is this key ingredient which […]