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Governor-General focuses on hi-tech learning

Published: Wed 17 Jul 2019 08:13 PM
State-of-the-art technology in Māori education will be showcased when the Governor-General visits tertiary provider Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi in Whakatāne next week. Read more...

Green School New Zealand build underway

Published: Wed 17 Jul 2019 02:27 PM
Construction of the world’s second Green School has begun in Oakura, Taranaki, with the campus set to reflect New Zealand’s unique links to its landscape and culture. Phase one of the campus design is being brought to life by Taranaki’s ... Read more...

Attitude key in beauty industry

Published: Wed 17 Jul 2019 10:51 AM
Having a positive attitude and always being willing to learn go a long way in the beauty industry. Read more...

Tokoroa teachers band together to gain future-focused skills

Published: Tue 16 Jul 2019 03:40 PM
A record number of Tokoroa teachers have signed up to postgraduate training in digital and collaborative learning by leading education provider The Mind Lab. Read more...

AUT student makes global Badass Women list

Published: Tue 16 Jul 2019 03:06 PM
Entrepreneur, social change strategist and AUT Law and Communications student, Grace Stratton, is a Badass Woman. And that’s official according to the US based Read more...

Award-winning research paper links birthdate with NCEA resul

Published: Tue 16 Jul 2019 10:15 AM
The 2019 Stats NZ Prize for a paper with “the best use of official statistics” has been awarded to University of Canterbury (UC) researchers whose work concluded that the timing of a child’s fifth birthday, and when they typically first start ... Read more...

NZ involved in global anorexia study

Published: Tue 16 Jul 2019 08:24 AM
University of Otago, Christchurch researchers played a key role in new global research showing the causes of the eating disorder anorexia are likely metabolic as well as psychological. The findings, published in Nature Genetics , are likely to give hope ... Read more...

Wintec Academic Staff want a fair return on their hard work

Published: Mon 15 Jul 2019 05:16 PM
Academic staff who are members of the Tertiary Education Union at Wintec have unanimously voted to take strike action starting today. They will not be completing online attendance registers at any campus for the next four weeks. Read more...

Education Forum focuses on Digital Strategies

Published: Mon 15 Jul 2019 04:47 PM
Dunedin, 15 July, 2019 – Educators from around New Zealand are set to meet at the thirteenth annual Education Leaders Forum: Digital Divides, Dividends & Dangers in Dunedin this week, on 17 & 18 July. The forum will focus on strategies for ... Read more...

Auckland student takes lawn bowls to millions

Published: Mon 15 Jul 2019 11:00 AM
No one would have anticipated a lawn bowls tournament to be the next success story to emerge from the University of Auckland’s entrepreneurship hub. Read more...
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