Hire Dr. Sarah Aiono for your upcoming event

Looking for an extraordinary guest speaker who can revolutionize your next event or school gathering? Look no further than the esteemed Dr. Sarah Aiono. With her extensive expertise, dynamic presentation style, and unwavering dedication to empowering educators, Dr. Aiono is the ideal choice to inspire and invigorate your audience.

Dr. Sarah Aiono is not only the CEO and Director of Longworth Education but also a highly acclaimed presenter and in-school consultant. Her impressive credentials, including a Doctor of Education from Massey University, MEd, PGDipEd, and BEd (Tchg – Primary), firmly establish her as a leading authority in the field of education.

One of Dr. Aiono’s primary passions lies in supporting teachers to implement evidence-informed play pedagogy in their classrooms with unwavering fidelity. With her doctoral research focused on the impact of professional development on play practices in the primary classroom, she possesses unparalleled insights and expertise in this vital area. By inviting Dr. Aiono as your guest speaker, you gain access to her wealth of knowledge, practical strategies, and innovative ideas that can transform teaching practices and student engagement.

Drawing from her extensive experience as a classroom teacher across all year levels, including students impacted by trauma; neurodiverse and those with challenging behavior and learning needs, Dr. Aiono has a profound understanding of the real-world challenges educators face. As a post-graduate course advisor at Massey University and an accredited Ministry of Education PLD Facilitator, she excels at mentoring and facilitating teacher professional learning, leaving a lasting impact on educators’ skills and confidence.

Dr. Aiono’s influence extends beyond the classroom. She hosts the popular podcast series, Play Conversations, on Spotify, where she engages in thought-provoking discussions with leading experts in the field of education. Her ability to share insights, research, and best practices through various mediums showcases her versatility as a communicator and influencer.

In addition to her impeccable credentials and educational insights, Dr. Sarah Aiono is a sought-after keynote speaker and guest presenter at prestigious education events, both nationally and internationally. Her charismatic stage presence, interactive speaking style, and ability to connect with diverse audiences set her apart as an exceptional presenter who can captivate and inspire.

As the co-director and CEO of Longworth Education, Dr. Aiono actively supports schools in implementing evidence-based play pedagogy, particularly within primary school play-based learning environments. Her dedication to ensuring effective teaching practice resonates deeply with educators and administrators alike, as they witness the transformative impact of her guidance.

By selecting Dr. Sarah Aiono as your guest speaker, you invite a catalyst for change, an advocate for evidence-based teaching, and a beacon of inspiration for your event or school gathering. Her profound knowledge, relatability, and unwavering commitment to empowering educators will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression on your audience, equipping them with the tools and motivation to embrace play pedagogy and unlock the full potential of their classrooms.

Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to have Dr. Sarah Aiono as your guest speaker. Take a bold step towards educational transformation, and let her unleash the power of play in your school or event, creating a lasting impact on teachers, students, and the education community as a whole.

Dr. Sarah Aionos Upcoming Speaker Events

National Play, Playing and Playwork Conference Melbourne, Australia 8 – 10 March 2024
Community and Educator Workshops Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada 22 – 24 April 2024
3E 2024: Entrepreneurship Education: A Playground for Impact Amsterdam, The Netherlands 15 – 17 May 2024
Dunedin Literacy Symposium Dunedin, New Zealand, 3 August 2024

L-R Nigel Latta, organiser Sarah Aiono and teacher Tom. Education conference Napier conference centre. 22 January 2020. NEWS. Photograph Warren Buckland Hawke's Bay Today. Dr. Sarah Aiono speaker speaking
L R Nigel Latta organiser Sarah Aiono and teacher Tom Education conference Napier conference centre 22 January 2020 NEWS Photograph Warren Buckland Hawkes Bay Today