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School Students Lead The Way In Money Management – FSC Competition Winners Announced

Published: Wed 1 Dec 2021 06:34 AM
Tuesday 30 November 2021 The Financial Services Council [FSC] ran its inaugural Why Does Money Matter school video competition this year, an initiative that aimed to start kids, teachers and families talking about money. The challenge was to make ... Read more...

Tasting The Life Of A Modern Farmer

Published: Mon 29 Nov 2021 02:41 PM
It’s crucial for farmers to keep up with the changing times – and UCOL’s new Farming Systems and Equipment (Level 3) programme aims to help newcomers do just that. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2111/2e38e41f0c9a1ef007dc.jpeg" ... Read more...

Marsden’s All Girl Engineering Team A Winning Combination

Published: Mon 29 Nov 2021 11:53 AM
Samuel Marsden Collegiate School’s team of Charlotte Cinque, Lexi More, Jemima Jackson and Connie McLauchlan led the field with their EVolocity electric vehicle design. They were the only all-girls team taking part in the EVolocity Electric Vehicle ... Read more...

NZEI Te Riu Roa Raising Awareness On Severe Underfunding In Learning Support Sector

Published: Mon 29 Nov 2021 11:12 AM
In the lead up to International Day of Persons with Disabilities (Friday, 3 December) NZEI Te Riu Roa is shedding light on the under-resourcing of the learning support sector and encouraging educators, whānau and wider supporters to sign up to their ... Read more...

New Book Honours Early Childhood Education Trail Blazers

Published: Fri 26 Nov 2021 03:18 PM
The stories of those who fought for recognition, training and funding of early childhood education and teaching are recorded in a new book launched by Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand. Life stories on the frontline - Growing a childcare movement ... Read more...

The Way Reading Is Taught In New Zealand Must Change - NZ Initiative Report

Published: Fri 26 Nov 2021 09:51 AM
The way children are taught to read must be fundamentally changed or we risk failing further generations of learners, warns a new report from The New Zealand Initiative. One in five of New Zealand’s 15-year-olds do not have the reading competency to ... Read more...

ERO Makes Recommendations To Te Aho O Te Kura Pounamu And Ministry Of Education As Role Of NZ’s Largest School Evolves

Published: Thu 25 Nov 2021 07:39 AM
The Education Review Office (ERO) has released the results of its evaluation of Te Aho o te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura). The report considers how well the current education system settings and implementation practices enable Te Kura to meet the needs of ... Read more...

NZ ITPs (Institutes Of Technology And Polytechnics) Celebrating Research And Innovation Through Online Symposium

Published: Wed 24 Nov 2021 09:47 AM
Whitireia and WelTec, alongside the Open Polytechnic of New Zealand Ltd, will be hosting the National 2021 ITP (Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics) Research Symposium on 25-26 November via Zoom. The aim of the symposium is to bring together ... Read more...

Helping Teachers Prepare For New Social Sciences Curriculum

Published: Wed 24 Nov 2021 09:28 AM
Around half of teachers surveyed in a snap poll feel they are not fully prepared to teach the Aotearoa New Zealand’s Histories curriculum that will be taught in all schools and kura from 2023. The poll, conducted by accredited educational gaming ... Read more...

N4L School Survey Sheds Light On Lockdowns, Online Safety And Tech Support

Published: Wed 24 Nov 2021 09:21 AM
A new survey released today by Network for Learning (N4L) reveals the challenges experienced by schools around online safety, remote learning, and identifies four areas where schools would like more technology support. N4L connects schools and ... Read more...
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