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EOTC and Effective Safety Management Systems

Core EOTC PLD for schools seeking to understand and implement good practice processes in EOTC and to embed them in programmes and school-wide safety systems.

ATTENDANCE IS FREE to school staff and members of school boards of trustees through support from the Ministry of Education.

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Guidelines 2016 CoverWho is this PLD for?

Schools whose staff have not previously engaged with the Ministry of Education EOTC Guidelines (2016) Bringing the Curriculum Alive. This is the underpinning document for EOTC management.

Schools with new staff.

Schools seeking support with implementation and review.

Most benefit is gained when a school can send at least two people, including a combination of the senior leadership team, the EOTC coordinator, and a lead practising teacher. Ideally, a third person is a member of the school board.



About the PLD

  • Each day runs from 8.45 am - 4.00 pm
  • More than 3 registrations from any one school will only be accepted if the workshop is not full
  • Carries an expectation that participants can attend both days
  • Morning tea provided 


Workshop Aims

  • To support understanding of key concepts that underpin safe quality teaching and learning across all EOTC environments through an understanding of the Guidelines;

  • To provide training on leading change consistent with accepted good practice;
  • To build capacity within schools to maximise safety and learning across all EOTC contexts;
  • To offer guidance in the implementation of key components of the Guidelines.