Welcome to The Education Group
The Education Group is a Ministry of Education Accredited Provider
We take great pride in the services we offer and are passionate about our core values of excellence, ethics, efficacy and empathy. We recognise the uniqueness of each school, organisation and situation and work flexibly to find the balance between this and current knowledge of theory, research and practice. The Education Group is an accredited provider for Ministry of Education funded learning and development.
Ka mua, ka muri - See the Way Forward - A knowledgeable, highly skilled and responsive team that makes a positive difference
The Education Group was established in 2004 and is based in Auckland. It grew out of a valued professional relationship between the directors over many years and well established and highly credible reputations as education researchers and consultants.
The Directors are Jan Hill, Nicky Knight, Julie Schumacher, Rowan Johanson and Sarah Hynds. Kay Hawk and Roween Higgie are Associate Directors. We work across the education sector from early childhood to tertiary. We have five Consultants; Kerry Mitchell, Marilyn Gwilliam, Tom Hullena, David Ellery and Lizzie Bayliss who bring a range of expertise and specialist skills. Most of our mahi is focused in primary and secondary schools in Auckland and throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.
We combine a strong academic and professional network, access to the latest research and literature, skills, knowledge and experience in educational leadership, research, coaching, pedagogy, evaluation and curriculum.