The Professional Learning Association New Zealand Te Māngai Whakangungu Kaiako o Aotearoa (Inc) promotes excellence in professional learning and development (PLD) in schools and kura, represents PLD provider interests and contributes to effective facilitator practice through high expectations learning, education and training. Its membership is drawn from experienced PLD organisations and registered sole trader PLD providers.

PLANZ has registered as an incorporated society that represents professional learning and development providers throughout New Zealand Aotearoa. Members work with both Māori medium and English medium kura and schools.
Our membership is drawn from experienced (PLD) organisations and registered sole trader (PLD) providers.

Thank you Morgan Mathews-Hale from Design Lead for designing our logo.



Our vision - Te Tirohanga Whānui

To be the pre-eminent professional body for organisations and sole traders of PLD in New Zealand.

Our mission - Te Kaupapa Mātāmua

To raise the standard of PLD in all areas and contexts of New Zealand Aotearoa education.