Recent projects


Distance and Flexible Education
In 2007 – 2008, the Tertiary Education Commission initiated a major assessment of the distance and flexible education capability of all polytechnics and institutes of technology in New Zealand. I was one of a small team which carried out the assessment and reported the findings.


FLLinNZ logo Flexible Learning Leaders in New Zealand
I was recognised as a Flexible Learning Leader in 2004. In 2005 I was involved in the induction and mentoring of new Flexible Learning Leaders. In 2006 – 2007 I was involved in the design and implementation of the FLLinNZ online community of flexible learning leaders.


NKK Logo Nga Kiwai Kete
An online learning resource to support tertiary education providers in moving to flexible learning. I was involved as a professional development specialist and in the design and development of web-based and multimedia resources.


Workbase logo ReAL: Resources for Adult Learning
An online learning resource to help tertiary teachers develop literacy teaching strategies. My role included design and delivery of online and face-to-face learning professional development, learning design, and evaluation and implementation of e-portfolio options.


  The Managers’ Guide
My role included information design and design and development of web-based materials.



The Descriptor Bank
My role included information design and design and development of web-based materials.


  Mentoring
I’ve been involved in mentoring and coaching managers and other senior staff in the tertiary education sector. In 2005 I was recognised as a mentor under the ASCILITE mentoring programme.


  Professional development
Since the 1980’s I’ve been continuously involved in developing and teaching on a number of professional development programmes, including:
Graduate Certificate in Applied eLearning (MIT)
Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (Unitec)
Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Teaching (AUT)
Graduate Diploma in Education Technology (Unitec)