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Cost of Education Almost Double Rate of Wage Increase

Published: Fri 19 Jan 2018 02:47 PM
The cost of education in New Zealand has soared 42 per cent in the past decade, almost double the 22 per cent rise in wage growth in the same period, according to exclusive research released today. The ASG Planning for Education Index – which is independently ... Read more...

New CEO for N4L

Published: Fri 19 Jan 2018 12:58 PM
Larrie Moore has been appointed as the new CEO of Crown-owned company Network for Learning Ltd (N4L), effective 7 February 2018. Read more...

Survey finds new teachers disillusioned and overworked

Published: Fri 19 Jan 2018 09:12 AM
A survey of primary and ECE teachers in the first few years of their career has found that 17 per cent expect to leave the profession within five years of graduating. Read more...

MITO to Develop EV Qualification Framework

Published: Wed 17 Jan 2018 06:58 PM
MITO is excited to announce that it has received funding from the Government’s Low Emission Vehicles Contestable Fund towards the development of a qualification framework for the safe inspection, servicing and repair of electric vehicles (EVs) ... Read more...

BEST Pacific Institute of Education breached conditions

Published: Wed 17 Jan 2018 01:33 PM
Pacific Institute of Education breached funding conditions and Education Act Media release – 17 January 2018 The failed BEST Pacific Institute of Education in Auckland filed incorrect student information and under-delivered on its training promises, ... Read more...

Electrical training partnership formed

Published: Wed 17 Jan 2018 11:09 AM
The Electrical Training Company, New Zealand’s leading provider of electrical apprenticeships, has partnered with Life Care Consultants Ltd to deliver first aid and CPR training across its apprentice programme. Read more...

Kaiti School Can Continue Successful Program Maths Buddy

Published: Tue 16 Jan 2018 07:17 PM
Kaiti School Can Continue Successful Program Maths Buddy, Thanks to NZCT Kaiti School takes an important step in increasing their student engagement and achievement levels in maths. NZCT’s recent $8,400 grant enables Kaiti School to continue with the ... Read more...

SAE Welcomes New Film Lecturer Dr Julia Reynolds

Published: Tue 16 Jan 2018 02:15 PM
SAE Auckland is pleased to welcome Dr Julia Reynolds to the role of Film Lecturer at SAE. Julia commences teaching into the film programmes at SAE this January. Read more...

Bad NCEA grades? Don’t panic, says NZ education expert

Published: Tue 16 Jan 2018 11:07 AM
There will be joy, there will be surprise and there will be stress when NCEA exam results are released today - but one education expert says grades are becoming less important for Kiwi students’ post-high school success. Around 200,000 students ... Read more...

Campaign to focus on Fees Free

Published: Mon 15 Jan 2018 11:52 AM
Campaign to focus on Fees Free Media release – 15 January 2018 With just one day to go before almost 168,000 students will get their preliminary NCEA results, the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) is reminding everyone considering tertiary education ... Read more...
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