2000 Conference

TEFANZ conference 2000 (inaugural conference)

Hotel Grand Chancellor, Christchurch, 30 August – 1 September.
Convenors: Neil Anderson, Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology; Ian Hall, Christchurch College of Education.

Keynote addresses

Dame Cheryll Sotheran, CEO Te Papa Tongarewa – The Museum of New Zealand.

Dr Raymond Pecheone, Chief Bureau of Curriculum and Teacher Standards, Division of Teaching and Learning, Connecticut State department of Education. Teacher competence and competencies, their identification and assessment.

Professor Mary Kalantis, Dean of Faculty of Education, language and Community Services, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Culture as it applies to the skills of teachers.

The Hon. Trevor Mallard, Minister of Education.

Panel: Personal opinions of four local speakers about what teachers should know and what teachers should be able to do.