Course details

Title NCEA for newbies
Target group Secondary teachers new to New Zealand, beginning teachers or others who wish update and refresh their knowledge.
Curriculum area Assessment
Level Secondary
Venue Kohia Centre, University of Auckland - Gate 2, 76 Epsom Ave, Auckland
Facilitator(s) Robyn Headifen
Description Navigating the maze of what we know as NCEA can be overwhelming. This one-day course offers teachers with little or no experience with NCEA the opportunity to engage with others as they learn about New Zealand’s national qualification.

Participants will:
• Explore the NCEA framework and qualifications
• Become familiar with the NZQA website
• Unpack a standard for teaching and learning
• Experience holistic marking
• Understand best practice in assessment
• Discuss the myths surrounding NCEA

At the completion of the course participants will be able to:
• Explain how NCEA works
• Unpack a standard for teaching and learning
• Implement best practice assessment activity
Date(s) Wednesday 19 June 9am-3pm
Fee Members' fee $295
Non-members' fee $330