SLPP Programme Manager - Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Hawke’s Bay

Dianne brings skills in staff development, educational leadership and e-learning to her role with the Springboard Trust. Dianne is passionate about the use of dialogic coaching to deepen critical thinking and enhance reflective practices.

Completing her M.Ed. (Hons) in the 1980s, Dianne originally commenced her career as a teacher, teaching in both NZ and UK schools. Over the past 20 years Dianne has worked as an adult educator in NZ where she has led several professional development projects. She has also fulfilled short term consultancy contracts in Hong Kong, working as a coach with school leaders and teachers. Most recently, Dianne has been contracted by the University of New England (NSW) in the capacity of In-Country Lecturer in a DFaT funded Teacher Education Project, in the Republic of Nauru.

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