It was great to see so many of you at SocCon 2015 in Nelson.  We are currently finalising dates for SocCon 2017 in Napier – these will be published as soon as they are confirmed.   Make sure you check back!  


Abstracts are now available online – click the ‘Programme’ tab above, find the presenter you’re interested in and simply click the hyperlink to go directly to the presentation!





The countdown is on to SocCon 2015!

The quick facts:

WHERE: The Rutherford Hotel, Nelson

WHEN: 28, 29 and 30 September

WHY: To learn, develop, engage, share, participate and enjoy what it is you do in a fantastic environment with like minded people.

WHAT: A three day conference programme jam packed with Keynote and Headline Speakers, Workshops, Brilliant Bursts, Social Functions, Field Trips and SO MUCH MORE!

WHO: A HUGE range of Speakers and Presenters on a vast range of topics – check out our impressive Conference Programme HERE. 


Click here to REGISTER NOW!


INSPIRING TEACHERS is our goal for 2015

We invite you to listen to our inspiring Keynote Speakers and Headliners; to participate in workshops led by inspiring contributors; to check out the inspirational educational exhibitors; to chat with other inspired teachers; and to leave the conference inspired to take what you have experienced back to your classroom.

Come to SocCon – Nelson, in September 2015. Create collegial connections and be inspired!

Mary Greenland & Jennifer Thomas
Co-convenors on behalf of the Top of the South Organising committee