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Our Core Offer

Video-based professional development for schools 

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

Professional learning platform

With IRIS Connect you can start an effective and efficient professional learning and development revolution in your school!

PLD tools

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


The IRIS Connect secure learning platform

Get individual account access for the IRIS Connect online PLD platform. Classroom observation videos are encrypted and automatically uploaded to your personal library within our learning platform. This provides a personalised and secure space to reflect on, analyse and share teaching and learning recordings with peers. 


Simple to use video technology designed for education

Our state-of-the-art video based professional development for schools makes classroom observation safe, easy, and time efficient. It includes integrated video technology with 4-way audio, allowing synchronised views of both teaching and learning to be captured, and for educators to engage in remote coaching.


Implementation consultancy and support

    1. Powered by Cognition Education, you have access to our Ministry of Education Accredited Consultants to support and help develop your PLD objectives. Our free Implementation Support Programme, starting with 4 hours of consultancy support and an onsite workshop, will help you achieve sustainable change. You can also rest assured that 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. IRIS Connect enables collaborative professional learning experiences which promote collective efficacy and lead to high levels of progress and sustained behaviour change. 

    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