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TAKURUA – 2017 Unitec Dance Winter Workshop

Published: Tue 28 Mar 2017 04:09 PM
One of the brightest stars in the Winter sky, TAKURUA is the inspiration for Unitec Dance’s annual winter workshop. Three amazing days of energy, creativity and dance. Discover contemporary technique, muscle & bone, repertoire, choreography and ... Read more...

Living well in care homes

Published: Mon 27 Mar 2017 03:22 PM
Treating elderly people in long-term care facilities with respect and dignity significantly increases their quality of life, according to new research from Massey University, in partnership with Metlifecare. Read more...

Calling budding secondary school engineers, furniture makers

Published: Mon 27 Mar 2017 03:07 PM
Calling all budding secondary school engineers and furniture makers: national inter-school ‘Toolbox Challenge’ is back and open for entries Read more...

Prioritise investing in high quality ECCE for all children

Published: Mon 27 Mar 2017 01:44 PM
Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) calls on Government to demonstrate a commitment to providing high quality early childhood care and education (ECCE) to our nation’s children, including reinstating a policy of 100% qualified staff. Read more...

Final Winner’s field day on 3 April

Published: Mon 27 Mar 2017 01:11 PM
The end of an era will be marked at the Lincoln University Foundation’s South Island Farmer of the Year winner’s field day on 3 April . . . it will be the last such field day in the more than 30 year history of the competition. Read more...

Funding slashes in early childhood education astounding

Published: Fri 24 Mar 2017 04:56 PM
Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ) says that, if accurate, new research quantifying slashes to funding for early childhood education (ECE) is astounding. Read more...

Student entrepreneurs get lift-off from industry experts

Published: Fri 24 Mar 2017 04:43 PM
Wintec students will get the opportunity to bring their business ideas or existing businesses to life in ways they never thought possible through a new opportunity supported by Wintec and Soda Inc. Read more...

Hospitality Study Options Expanding in Wellington

Published: Fri 24 Mar 2017 03:41 PM
WelTec’s internationally recognised School of Hospitality is expanding the range of programmes it offers following the success of a new Advanced Diploma in Cookery. Read more...

Whakatau to welcome new Māori students to Ara

Published: Fri 24 Mar 2017 01:36 PM
Ara and Ngāi Tūāhuriri are set to welcome close to 500 ‘first year, first time’ Māori students and their whānau on Friday, 24 March at Te Puna Wānaka, City Campus Christchurch. Last week, Ara and Ngāti Huirapa welcomed all new students and staff ... Read more...

Making children proud to be Great KIWI learners

Published: Fri 24 Mar 2017 12:10 PM
Measuring children’s progress in New Zealand schools has just become a bit more distinctly and competitively KIWI. Read more...
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