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System change recommendation acknowledges gifted learners

Published: Wed 26 Sep 2018 04:19 PM
System change recommendation acknowledges gifted learners The New Zealand Centre for Gifted Education (NZCGE) welcomes the move by the Hon Tracey Martin, Associate Minister of Education, to include gifted education under the Draft Disability and ... Read more...

If you were the boss of education in NZ, what would you do?

Published: Wed 26 Sep 2018 10:48 AM
“Everyone I meet has a strong view about education and what we can do to transform it”, says Andrew Becroft, Children’s Commissioner and the Chair of the Guardians of the Education Conversation. Read more...

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology Prepares for the Future

Published: Tue 25 Sep 2018 12:51 PM
Extreme Networks, Business Technology Group partner to deliver wired and wireless network foundation for collaborative learning system across all 78 locations Read more...

Supporting young people into employment

Published: Tue 25 Sep 2018 12:15 PM
Two Massey University academics have used their research findings to craft guidelines for businesses, to help support young people into employment. The guidelines will assist employers to better understand the experiences of vulnerable young people ... Read more...

Including the Gifted: Professionals Praise Plan

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 09:16 PM
Specialist educators in gifted education have been waiting over a decade for the government’s promise of giftedness being identified and provided for as a special educational need. In 2005, the National Administration Guidelines mandated all schools ... Read more...

Young Gardening Superstars Unearthed

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 07:43 PM
Young Gardening Superstars Unearthed After Record Entries in the Young Gardener of the Year Awards 2018 From the rolling hills of Wainui to the crisper climate of Invercargill, the country can rest easy knowing its future crops are in safe hands ... Read more...

New admissions test announced for future healthcare students

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 03:04 PM
A group of leading universities in Australia and New Zealand, including the Universities of Otago and Auckland, are embarking on an exciting new collaboration with similar universities in the United Kingdom. Read more...

Architectural Technology Graduate influences Queenstown

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 11:32 AM
Arthur Lee has had some remarkable experiences in his career to date which started through his initial Architectural Technology studies at WelTec in Petone. Read more...

Culinary Education in 104 languages including Te Reo Māori

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 08:58 AM
A City & Guilds culinary qualification has long been pegged as the benchmark global standard for culinary education by WACS (World Chefs Association). And their qualifications are transforming lives in over 80 countries around the world, including ... Read more...

10 year anniversary of landmark Business School

Published: Sun 23 Sep 2018 05:47 PM
The iconic Sir Owen G Glenn Building, home to the University of Auckland Business School, has turned ten. Read more...
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