Looking for a smarter way to deliver professional development?

Senior Teacher is a New Zealand based eLearning platform designed to deliver high quality professional development directly to individuals and providing organisations with a highly effective way to target development resources.

For Employers

Senior Teacher is moving beyond seminars and webinars for delivery of professional development by enabling online professional development resources, allowing you to upscale your professional development delivery to a time and place that is best for your employees.

Employees engage in specific professional development that is linked to individual apprasial, team apprasial and self review projects.

For Individuals

As an individual, Senior Teacher provides you with professional development resources that you can access in your own time and on a variety of devices.

Sitting in the car on the way to work? Download a podcast and listen as you drive. Prefer a narrated presentation? Download and enjoy. Prefer something even more visual, watch our professional development videos on the website or download them to watch later.

How We Work

Senior Teacher is committed to providing high quality professional development and is backed up by over 20 years experience in the education sector.

We are constantly updating our resources and we encourage your feedback to help us deliver the best professional development to you. Senior Teacher is designed for teachers and is inspired by teachers.

Targeted Professional Development

Select areas of development that are most required for your current needs or look to develop something new with us.

On Demand Delivery

At work, home or on the move, Senior Teacher has content that works across a variety of platforms.

Measurable Results

Senior Teacher uses effective time and POD tracking so you can see how your employees are learning.


Senior Teacher has online communities where participants can discuss issues and provide support.

Latest Resource Updates

Our mentoring community is a recent resource with 27 PODs of learning including environment for feedback, using reflective questions, talking about practice, and ways of knowing, doing and being.

Ako – Learning and teaching is our latest resource to be developed. With over 30 PODs of learning including teaching styles, teaching strategies, extending children’s thinking, how to engage with children, preverbal communication, empowering children, social competence, playing as a good friend, working with emotions, quality interactions, quality communicative practices.

Performance management and human relationship communities are being developed. The content is written and is currently being uploaded and filmed.

Learning Overview

Senior Teacher is organised in communities of learning. Each community of learning is broken down in to PODs of learning.
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Our POD’s are manageable bites of learning that can be achieved in 20-30 minutes.
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Currently we have 16 communities of learning with 10-30 PODs for each area of learning. That’s over 160 hours of learning, and we’re constantly adding more PODs.
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Busy recording more video PODs. New content for Mentoring and Time Management coming soon!

We’ve hit 160 hours of learning!

Two new podcasts available for download in Mentoring, POD 12.

3 new feature requests, sweet, thanks guys!

Performance management and human relationship communities PODs under development.