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Internationally acclaimed educator giving talk in Rotorua

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:16:19 +1300 | Flair Marketing

Internationally recognised, award winning educator and social entrepreneur Mary Gordon is coming to Rotorua. As part of her itinerary she will give a public talk about her innovative education programme, Roots of Empathy, on Thursday 27 November at ...More >>

Evolve Education Group - $132m IPO underwritten

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:22:08 +1300 | Evolve Education

The prospectus for an initial public offering (IPO) of fully-paid ordinary shares (Shares) in Evolve Education Group Limited (Evolve Education) has been registered today with the Registrar of Financial Service Providers.More >>

CORRECT: Evolve seeks $132.3M in IPO to fund acquisitions

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:01:22 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - Evolve Education Group, which will be chaired by former Summerset Group boss Norah Barlow, is looking to raise $132.3 million of new capital in a dual listing on the ASX and NZX to fund its acquisition of childcare businesses.More >>

Evolve seeks up to $132.3M in IPO to fund acquisitions

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:31:47 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - Evolve Education Group, which will be chaired by former Summerset Group boss Norah Barlow, is looking to raise $132.3 million of new capital in a dual listing on the ASX and NZX to fund its acquisition of childcare businesses.More >>

Evolve Education confirms IPO, to raise up to $130 million

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:31:23 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 10 (BusinessDesk) - Evolve Education Group, which is looking to buy several childcare businesses, has confirmed a planned an initial public offer in a dual listing on the NZX and ASX to fund a series of acquisitions in early childhood education.More >>

Proposed IPO of Evolve Education Group Limited

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:49:03 +1300 | Senescall Akers Ltd

Evolve Education Group Limited (“ Evolve ”) is considering an initial public offer of ordinary shares to the public. More >>

Indonesian special education teachers access NZ expertise

Wed, 5 Nov 2014 17:15:43 +1300 | Massey University

Indonesia is accessing New Zealand’s expertise in special education through a tailor-made Massey University short course. More >>

Police cost recovery bill another funding cut

Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:34:58 +1300 | Early Childhood Council

The Early Childhood Council has called The Policing (Cost Recovery) Amendment Bill ‘the most recent of many cunning little cuts that are draining early childhood services of resources and quality’.More >>

High Court case of Waho v Olsen-Ratana

Tue, 4 Nov 2014 16:37:30 +1300 | Toni Waho

Tauaki Papaho - Press release by Toni Waho in relation to High Court case of Waho v Olsen-Ratana More >>

Kiwi Kids to Benefit From World-First Sun Safety Initiative

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:44:22 +1300 | Spark 64

100 early childcare centres will be first to use Kiwi-invented UV sensor technology • Real-time, hands-on innovation expected to impact wider communities • Initiative created to shape behaviour of the next generation of tech-savvy Kiwi kidsMore >>

Library storytellers shown to contribute to early literacy

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:02:47 +1300 | Victoria University of Wellington

New research shows that taking preschoolers to story-time sessions at the local library could help them with the early stages of learning to read. Professor Anne Goulding, from Victoria’s School of Information Management, together with Dr Mary ...More >>

Local provider appointed to Early Childhood Centre in Tamaki

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:57:49 +1300 | Tamaki Redevelopment Company

Tāmaki Redevelopment Company (TRC) and the Ministry of Education (MoE) are pleased to announce the appointment of local education provider Totara Seed Trust, to run the learning programme at the new Early Childhood Education (ECE) Centre at Glenbrae ...More >>

Local provider appointed for newest Early Childhood Centre

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:45:39 +1300 | Tamaki Redevelopment Company

Tāmaki Redevelopment Company (TRC) and the Ministry of Education (MoE) are pleased to announce the appointment of local education provider Totara Seed Trust, to run the learning programme at the new Early Childhood Education (ECE) Centre at Glenbrae ...More >>

ECE Benefits Overstated, Costly To Taxpayer - Study

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:21:55 +1300 | Family First

Family First NZ says that a UK study on early childhood education should make the New Zealand government reevaluate their policy of increasing the rate of participation in early childhood education to 98 per cent by 2016.More >>

Helping teachers and children engage with science

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:15:34 +1300 | NZEI

Entries have opened for the next round of the successful Best 100 Science Experiments Competition run by the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology and education sector union NZEI Te Rui Roa.More >>

Barnardos to develop 21st century childcare service

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:03:06 +1300 | Barnardos

Barnardos, through support from the Akina Foundation, is to develop a high quality flexible childcare service to assist parents to enter and stay in the workforce. More >>

National win will not benefit Early Childhood Education

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:10:04 +1200 | ChildForum

The election outcome does not bode well for the care of children and the early childhood education sector which sees little positive change in the near future. Promises for improving the sector were made on the hustings and the more vibrant ones were made ...More >>

Greens’ Inclusive Education Policy a good step forward

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:58:10 +1200 | Inclusive Education Action Group

The Inclusive Education Action Group (IEAG) welcomes the Greens’ commitment to base New Zealand’s education system on the principles of inclusion and the provision of need. More >>

Charter Schools now even smaller and more expensive

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:12:14 +1200 | Quality Public Education Coalition - QPEC

NZ’s charter school experiment is proving to be even more expensive than first thought, as two schools have experienced falling rolls since the start of the 2014 school year and three remain below what is termed their “Guaranteed Minimum Roll” ...More >>

Nourishing and nurturing young minds

Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:46:28 +1200 | Ruahine Kindergartens

The long-term benefits of proper nutrition and its direct link to the development of young minds and bodies are well known. While recent publicity around poverty, empty family fridges and limited school lunches, has highlighted a need, there’s ...More >>

 

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