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Universities New Zealand Welcomes International Student Announcement

Published: Thu 14 Jan 2021 03:24 PM
Universities New Zealand welcomes the Minister of Education’s announcement that a further 1000 tertiary-level students will be able to return to New Zealand to continue their studies. “These students have already made a commitment to New Zealand and ... Read more...

Quick Online Pivot From Whitireia And WelTec Keep Relationships In China Strong

Published: Tue 12 Jan 2021 09:30 AM
While some tertiary institutes are worried about coping without the normal enrollments from overseas students with borders still shut, Whitireia and WelTec have kept the relationship with Chinese students buoyant by continuing to teach online. 360 design ... Read more...

More Studying Online, With Education Flexibility Acknowledged

Published: Mon 11 Jan 2021 03:04 PM
A prominent educationalist says with more Kiwi kids engaging in part-time online learning this summer, it’s positive that Children’s Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft has supported the flexibility online education can offer many young students. ... Read more...

2021 Looks Bright For 30 Local Raangatahi

Published: Mon 11 Jan 2021 08:42 AM
30 local raangatahi aged 14-18 who were disengaged from school have graduated from the Oho Mauri Transitions Programme and are now armed with skills to confidently transition into further education, training and employment in 2021. This collective ... Read more...

More Studying Online - With Children’s Commissioner In Support

Published: Sun 10 Jan 2021 01:32 PM
A prominent educationalist says with more Kiwi kids engaging in part-time online learning this summer, it’s positive that Children’s Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft is a public advocate for online education. “It’s really refreshing to ... Read more...

Whitireia And WelTec On-site Childcare Supports Mum Through Studies

Published: Wed 6 Jan 2021 04:08 PM
Courtney Russell, daughters and June Mongomery. There was a big focus by the Government in 2020 to financially support New Zealanders who want, or need, to gain skills-based qualifications as pathways to employment in the wake of Covid-19 - but sometimes ... Read more...

Getting Your Kids Off Screen And On Board

Published: Wed 6 Jan 2021 11:45 AM
University of Canterbury Associate Professors Kathryn MacCallum & Cheryl Brown , Co-Directors of Te Puna Rangahau i-Ako | Digital Education Futures Lab discuss the pros and cons of our children’s increasing screen time, and how to deal with ... Read more...

Addressing Racism And Building Equity Across The Education Sector

Published: Tue 5 Jan 2021 02:44 PM
The University of Waikato is proud to be part of the collaborative support for the communities participating in Te Hurihanganui The University of Waikato has partnered with the Ministry of Education to deliver a new, community-led kaupapa to address ... Read more...

Genius Group Acquires Education Angels, Extending Its 21st Century Education Curriculum To Start From 0 To 5 Years Old

Published: Thu 24 Dec 2020 10:17 AM
Auckland, 21st December 2020: Genius Group, the world’s leading entrepreneur education group, has completed the acquisition of New Zealand-based teaching and childcare company Education Angels in Home Childcare. With this acquisition, Genius Group’s ... Read more...

Genius Group Acquires Education Angels In-Home Childcare Expanding Its Global Education Business

Published: Tue 22 Dec 2020 06:07 AM
Genius Group, the world’s leading entrepreneur education group, has completed the acquisition of New Zealand-based teaching and childcare company Education Angels In-Home Childcare. Genius Group, currently valued at $300 million, is disrupting ... Read more...
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