Certificate in Introduction to Social Services, Diploma in Tertiary Learning and Teaching
BAg Sc Hons, Dip Teaching, Diploma in Integrative Psychology (Hakomi), Master in Adult Education (Global)
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Deb currently teaches on two programmes here at EIT Taradale – Certificate in Introduction to Social Services and Diploma in Tertiary Learning and Teaching, and is programme co-ordinator of the latter. Passionate about teaching and learning, Deb brings a wealth of experience in community, secondary and tertiary education, and in community-based social services to her teaching practice. Prior to being employed by EIT in 2005, she managed the Hawkes Bay domestic violence intervention project, DOVE Hawkes Bay, where she also co-facilitated various education and training programmes.
Deb has accumulated qualificationsin various disciplines over the years, including agricultural science, teaching, and integrative psychology. In 2011 she graduated a Master in Adult Education (Global) through Monash University in Melbourne, with a focus on adult learning and global change in the 21st century. In 2012 she completed Certificates in Maori (Waharoa) and Mauri Ora, as part of an ongoing commitment to developing cultural competencies.
Stewart, D., & Young, M. (2014, October). What’s happening in our own backyard? EIT perspectives on teaching for Māori learner success. Paper presented at the National Tertiary Learning and Teaching Conference 2014, Invercargill, New Zealand.