Alison Crooks

Title: Facilitator
Location: Hamilton
  • MOE Accredited
  • English Medium Accredited

  • Communities of Learning / Kāhui Ako
  • Embedding language, culture and identity
  • Engaging whānau and communities
  • Enhancing student agency
  • Innovative Teaching and Learning
  • Leading for Excellence
  • Lifting student achievement

Phone: 027 447 0922


Registered teacher

2016 Coaching accreditation from GROWTH coaching international

2008 Coaching and Mentoring from the University of Waikato

2008 Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Leadership from the University of Waikato

My Experience

I am an experienced primary school principal, facilitator and coach. I bring relevant understanding, knowledge, skills and empathy to a wide variety of contexts. I am able to build open and honest professional working relationships with those I work with and to be adaptive and responsive to your needs. By using coaching and working collaboratively I aim to empower in a challenging but supportive way. Through co-constructing action plans I support schools to balance urgency and action towards school improvement to enable success for all learners. With on-going evidence based review I ensure that the professional learning is student focused, relevant, timely and effective.