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New ServiceIQ Gateway Scholar Defies Gravity

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 05:21 PM
Tia Warwick from Oxford in Canterbury is living proof that a ServiceIQ Gateway programme gives secondary students the grounding they need to lift-off into a career they’re passionate about. Read more...

NZUSA elects its 2019 leaders

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 05:18 PM
The New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations (NZUSA) has elected the student representatives who will lead the movement in 2019. James Ranstead was elected to serve as National President, with Caitlin Barlow-Groome elected to serve as Vice ... Read more...

Agile and Lean Concepts for Teaching and Learning

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 11:44 AM
New title edited by leading New Zealand academics David Parsons and Kathryn MacCallum, explores how agile and lean ideas can be applied in teaching and learning at all levels of education. Read more...

New online diversity and inclusion training

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 07:48 PM
New online diversity and inclusion learning modules will give New Zealand organisations access to world-class training for people at all levels of their business, and in all locations. Read more...

IDEAschool Arts Festival a first at EIT

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 05:30 PM
In a first, all disciplines of IDEAschool at EIT will be combining to showcase the work of their graduating students in an Arts Festival at the end of the month. Read more...

New Poutuara weaving Mātauranga Māori through EIT

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 04:42 PM
Michelle Lee feels that the strands of her diverse career are bound together in Mātauranga Māori and this is what she brings to her new role at EIT. Read more...

Petition to Put a Student on the NZQA Board

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 04:40 PM
Today a petition was launched on Change.org and across social media for the Minister of Education to appoint a student to the NZQA Board. This would give students a voice in the future of our assessment system. The time of student ideas begin lost or ridiculed ... Read more...

Philosophical principles drive Rhodes Scholar

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 04:39 PM
He is one of three young New Zealanders who have been awarded the prestigious scholarship to carry out postgraduate study at the University of Oxford (UK). Read more...

NZ’s largest early childhood provider recruits overseas

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 01:12 PM
While welcoming the Government’s 10-Year Strategic Plan for early learning, BestStart, the country’s largest early childhood education provider, questions plans for more teachers given the acute shortage, says Fiona Hughes, Deputy CE. Read more...

Award to fund resource for teaching stats investigations

Published: Tue 20 Nov 2018 10:06 AM
The 2018 Beeby Award has been awarded to mathematics and statistics educator Dr Pip Arnold. Dr Arnold’s winning proposal is for a resource to support statistics teaching and learning in the New Zealand Curriculum and Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Read more...
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