Our Core Offer

Video-based professional development for schools 

IRIS Connect offers video-based professional development for schools, CoLs and Kāhui Ako. We work with you, where ever your teaching location, to ensure your organisation’s specific PLD objectives are meet.

How IRIS Connect works

  • Easily capture classroom teaching and learning using our IRIS Connect app. For high fidelity lesson capture, our Discovery Kit records dual video and 4-way audio. Record online teaching and learning too, using our computer Screen Capture tools.
  • Upload automatically and securely; ensure data protection and privacy.
  • Reflect on your teaching practice.
  • Collaborate with colleagues using time-stamped commentary and group resource sharing tools.
  • Improve teaching and collective efficacy. Drive better outcomes for students.

    Reduce isolation, Increase feedback, Revolutionise PLD.

    PLD tools

    No matter the size of your organisation, our standard package offers all our customers:


    Simple to use video technology designed for education 

    Our purpose built teaching practice capture technology includes integrated video and audio, allowing synchronised views of teaching and learning to be captured, and for educators to engage in remote coaching when using the Discovery Kit.



    The IRIS Connect secure learning platform

    Individual account access for the IRIS Connect online PLD platform, providing a personalised and secure space to reflect on, analyse and share teaching and learning recordings with peers


    Implementation consultancy and support

      1. With MoE Accredited PLD Consultant support, will help you achieve sustainable change. All technical support and ongoing updates of the PLD software and hardware are taken care of.


      Access to expertise when you need it

      Create and join groups worldwide, or in your own backyard. Access peer expertise and tools for teaching at the click of a button, tap into and feed back into the education community. 


      Want more professional learning solutions? 

      Additional support hours are available from our professional learning team to help schools reach their objectives and maximise the effective use of the IRIS Connect platform. 

      Whatever you need, Cognition Education’s consultants are here to help. We can work with you on:

      • Project management / consultancy
      • Support with instructional design
      • Group content curation
      • Train the trainer sessions

      Contact us to create a customised PLD package of additional coaching and mentoring that suits your organisation. 

      Professional learning and development tool

      Contact us today for a free quote on our video-based professional development for schools

      PLD tools