Adult Literacy and Numeracy: A Learner Centred Dialogue

This programme will be presented from Auckland and Wellington venues linked by video conferencing.

We encourage attendance at one of the venues to maximise the opportunity to interact and discuss ideas with other participants and develop new collaborations.

Online access can be made available on request, but this will be LISTENING ONLY. Questions can be asked via the moderator through the chat window.


Time Thursday 22 September Friday 23 September
8:30am Coffee/Networking Coffee/Networking
9:00am The Expression, Experience and Transcendence of Low Skill in Aotearoa New Zealand
Presenter: Professor Gail Pacheco
Location: Auckland
Education Unlimited
Presenter: Tina Rose
Location: Auckland
9:30am Findings from the Pacific qualitative research
Presenter: Dr Betty Ofe-Grant
Location: Auckland
Learner Voice
Presenter: Dr Jane Furness
Location: Wellington
10:00am Māturanga Māori perspectives of literacy
Presenter: Associate Professor Bridgette Awatere-Masters
Location: Wellington
Alex McKegg – Edvance
Location: Auckland
10:30am Morning Tea Morning Tea
11:00am An ocean of LNAAT data, let's go swimming
Presenter: Gary Sharpe – WITT, Te Pukenga,
Location: Auckland
David Earle and Paul Satherley – MoE
Location: Wellington...
11:30am EastBay Reap
Presenter: Dr Ryan Morrison and Melanie Jans
Location: Auckland
12:00pm Rachel Simpson – BusNZ –
Location: Wellington
Helen Lomax and David Gough – Ako Aotearoa,
Location: Wellington
12:30pm Lunch Lunch
1:00pm Informal kōrero Informal kōrero

Register for the Wellington event here

Level 6,
JacksonStone House, 
3 - 11 Hunter Street.
Wellington 6140.

Register for the Auckland event here

Te Wharau o Tāmaki  - Auckland House
135 Albert Street, 
Auckland 1010.

Please register no later than 5pm Monday 19 September for catering purposes.

For late registration, please email with your name and choice of venue.