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1. Theme for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2015: 'Ngā Mātua'

18 September 2014 12:53pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Ko te Kaupapa mō Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2015 ko 'Ngā Mātua' .. More >>

2. Which are the Best Schools in Auckland?

29 July 2006 5:15pm | Metromedia

Auckland Grammar failed the cut, but Mt Roskill Grammar outshone wealthier rivals in Metro magazine's investigation to find the top 25 high schools in Auckland... More >>

3. Hauora - well-being from an early childhood perspective

26 July 2015 10:57am | Cyrus Taraporvala

This short reflection is an attempt to unpack the essence of hauora, or well-being, from an early childhood perspective. .. More >>

4. Urgent action needed on teacher oversupply crisis

28 July 2015 5:46pm | NZEI Te Riu Roa

The Government needs to urgently tackle the looming crisis of a massive oversupply of beginner teachers. .. More >>

5. QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015

29 April 2015 9:22am | QS World University Rankings

The fifth edition of the QS World University Rankings by Subject published today on, features a record-breaking 36 disciplines making it the largest ever ranking of its kind... More >>

6. Donation makes big difference to Tongan school

27 July 2015 11:48am | Lincoln University

A Tongan high school teacher visited Lincoln University recently to collect a donation of five microscopes that will allow her students to participate in hands-on learning. .. More >>

7. Impacts of lowering the drinking age

27 March 2013 1:55pm | University of Waikato

New research has found that lowering the legal purchase age for alcohol from 20 to 18 in December 1999 hasn't led, on average, to increased alcohol consumption, binge drinking, smoking or alcohol related road accidents among 15 to 19 year olds relative ..... More >>

8. New Zealand University Guide

21 July 2015 10:06am | New Zealand University Guide Group

By New Zealand University Guide Group Publication: 20 July 2015, FREE, eBook Download today: More >>

9. Getting Dunedin's International Students Job Ready

28 July 2015 5:43pm | Dunedin City Council

A new Job Ready Programme is being launched to link up Dunedin's international students with local businesses and employers to retain skilled workers in the city. .. More >>

10. Dodgy data distracts from the real challenges to learning

23 July 2015 2:16pm | NZEI

The publication of unreliable National Standards data by the Government today is an expensive distraction from the real work of boosting student success, NZEI Te Riu Roa says. .. More >>

11. Obituary: Tim Beaglehole

23 July 2015 3:05pm | VUWSA

It's with sadness that the Victoria University of Wellington Students' Association (VUWSA) acknowledges the passing of Emeritus Professor Tim Beaglehole last weekend. Throughout his life and many different roles, Tim made significant contributions ..... More >>

12. First free online courses from the University of Auckland

06 June 2014 1:22pm | University of Auckland

6th June 2014: Two new free online courses from the University of Auckland are open for registration now, the first since the university partnered with FutureLearn to create massive open online courses (MOOCs). To register, please visit More >>

13. New App makes learning Māori fun

11 June 2013 5:10pm | Victoria University of Wellington

A new mobile phone application developed by Victoria University's Faculty of Education, Te Kura Māori, looks set to change the way New Zealanders learn te reo Māori. .. More >>

14. New Mā te Reo 2014 Funding Round to Open in July

03 June 2014 1:22pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori announces a new Mā te Reo funding round will open on 21 July 2014. Mā te Reo is a community based funding programme established in 2001 to support projects, programmes and activites that contribute to local level ..... More >>

15. Whānau Manaaki Kindergartens: New Name, new organisation

26 January 2015 4:45pm | Whanau Manaaki Kindergartens

The new kindergarten association covering much of the lower North Island has been officially launched under a new name, He Whānau Manaaki o Tararua Free Kindergarten Association Inc, or Whānau Manaaki Kindergartens for short... More >>

16. Te Kohanga Reo National Trust Annouce New CEO

05 June 2015 5:07pm | Te Kohanga Reo National Trust Board

Te Kohanga Reo National Trust Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Kararaina Cribb as the new Chief Executive Officer. Kararaina is married and together with her husband John, they have a blended family of six children and many mokopuna. ..... More >>

17. Tomorrow's Schools 25 years on

20 July 2015 9:28am | Pukeko Research

PÅ«keko Research has been pursuing an independent (unsponsored) study of inequality, education and society for two years... More >>

18. Deaf and Hearing Theatre Receives $40,000 Grant

23 July 2015 9:38am | Waikato University

A unique theatre performance featuring Deaf and hearing actors, which was delivered to sell-out audiences in Hamilton and Auckland recently, has received a $40,000 grant from the New Zealand Sign Language Fund... More >>

19. Prize for Canterbury student's drone innovation

24 July 2015 3:07pm | University of Canterbury

University of Canterbury (UC) engineering student Scott Spooner's entry in the prestigious 'C-Prize UAV Challenge' has been recognised as the most innovative entry across New Zealand. .. More >>

20. University must honour student concerns

25 July 2015 10:47am | Zac Newton and Ben Alder

The University of Otago must listen to its students' concerns about the proposal to axe its Design course, Design Students spokespeople Zac Newton and Ben Alder say. .. More >>

21. University of Auckland drone teams make the cut

25 July 2015 11:14am | University of Auckland

Staff, students and former students of the University of Auckland have been a big success at the inaugural C-Prize competition to develop and design a UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) or drone. .. More >>

22. Stellar Trust: How to Spot a P User

30 November 2009 1:14pm | Stellar Trust

Family, friends and colleagues concerned about the possibility of someone they love or know using or being addicted to P can now readily find some useful guidance to spotting the symptoms of use. The Stellar Trust, a charitable trust with a vision ..... More >>

23. Chairman appointed to head new Iwi Education Authortity

06 July 2012 11:37am | Nga Kura A Iwi O Aotearoa

Respected Te Arawa elder and educationalist of long standing Toby Curtis has been appointed interim chairman of the newly established Iwi Education Authority for Nga Kura-a-Iwi o Aotearoa... More >>

24. University of Auckland offers new Master of Teaching degree

11 April 2014 3:00pm | University of Auckland

The country's largest tertiary teacher education provider, the University of Auckland's Faculty of Education, will offer a Master of Teaching (Primary) from July 2014. .. More >>

25. Kindergarten Association rolls out Storypark e-learning

17 February 2015 11:40am | Auckland Kindergarten Association

Following a successful trial, the Auckland Kindergarten Association (AKA) will be providing all parents at their 111 centres with Storypark during term 1, 2015. Their colleagues at Counties Manukau, Waikato and Central Kids Kindergarten Associations ..... More >>

26. Survey finds constant assessments causing student stress

03 July 2015 2:10pm | Inspiration Education Limited

Kiwi high school students are experiencing increasing levels of stress within the school environment, according to a survey by tutoring company Inspiration Education. .. More >>

27. Avondale College And HP Announce Innovation Partnership

06 July 2015 9:37am | Avondale College

6 July 2015 - Avondale College and HP New Zealand have today announced a strategic partnership which will see them collaborate to transform Avondale College from a legacy-based education paradigm to a new, digitally-enabled, learning and innovation ..... More >>

28. Te Taura Whiri and Plunket Partner to Nurture te reo Māori

21 July 2015 12:58pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori and Plunket have partnered for Te Wiki o te reo Māori 2015 to complement this year's Māori Language Week theme 'Whāngaihia te reo ki ngā Mātua' Nurture the Language in Parents... More >>

29. Playcentre making Te Reo Māori part of everyday life

22 July 2015 10:12am | Wellington Playcentre Association

Playcentres across the Wellington region are challenging themselves to create an environment rich in the use of te reo Māori as part of everyday life. Whānau tupu ngātahi - families learning together - is the Playcentre kaupapa, and that means ..... More >>

30. Sun Access The Secret When Pruning Avocados

28 December 2004 10:20am | Lincoln University

By Dr Mike Mickelbart - Plant Sciences Group, Lincoln University Enjoying those avocados with your summer salads, hors d'oeuvres and other seasonal fare? They're enjoying them in other parts of the world too, with the New Zealand industry exporting ..... More >>

31. School induction to Marketing Hall of Fame

01 September 2008 1:22pm | University of Auckland Business School

Two well-known Business School staff members have received important recognitions. Michael Groves has been inducted into the TVNZ New Zealand Marketing Hall of Fame, and Professor Peter Phillips has been made a Corresponding Fellow of the British ..... More >>

32. Prof Harlene Hayne announced as Vice-Chancellor of Otago Uni

09 February 2011 11:24am | Otago University Press

Professor Harlene Hayne to lead Otago and becomes first woman Vice-Chancellor of New Zealand's first university Leading Psychology researcher Professor Harlene Hayne, ONZM, has been chosen as the University of Otago's next Vice-Chancellor. Currently ..... More >>

33. Wintec's Modern Wharenui Taking Shape

10 August 2011 2:03pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

A wharenui with a modern twist is starting to take shape on Wintec's Hamilton city campus. Its design is a contemporary version of a traditional wharenui and will feature three areas. A whare rūnanga (meeting house), whare kai (dining room and kitchen) ..... More >>

34. New Senior Management Appointments

23 November 2012 9:04am | Lincoln University

Media Release 22 November 2012 - for immediate release New Senior Management Appointments Lincoln University's Vice-Chancellor, Dr Andrew West , today announced his new senior management team. "In selecting this team I chose to emphasise academic quality, ..... More >>

35. New master's degree unique in New Zealand

30 January 2013 12:46pm | Otago Polytech

New master's degree unique in New Zealand Innovative work-based learning programmes to be launched in Auckland In a first for New Zealand, Otago Polytechnic is launching two innovative, high-level qualifications designed specifically to be undertaken ..... More >>

36. UC Researcher on Russell's Impact on NZ Tax Law

12 April 2013 11:11am | University of Canterbury

UC Researcher Graduates After Looking Into Russell's Impact On New Zealand Tax Law April 12, 2013 A University of Canterbury (UC) accounting and information systems researcher will graduate next week after successfully completing a Master of Laws ..... More >>

37. Continued PB4L funding shows govt/sector collaboration works

08 May 2013 2:51pm | Post Primary Teachers' Association

By announcing the continued funding of the Positive Behaviour for Learning (PB4L) programme the government has shown it is prepared to put resources into projects that work... More >>

38. Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2013 resources now available

07 June 2013 2:29pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

With one month to go, Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori is preparing to distribute a half a million copies of resources to support Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2013. Each year, the set of resources is produced to support communities to host Te Wiki o te ..... More >>

39. Rise UP Academy: New Partnership school in South Auckland

17 September 2013 12:48pm | Rise Up

The Rise UP Trust are pleased to announce The Rise UP Academy, Junior School will open in February 2014 for fifty students from years 1-6. .. More >>

40. Ngāti Kahungunu reo Māori revitalisation efforts recognised

13 November 2014 10:03am | Ngati Kahungunu Iwi Inc

Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Inc. is elated to receive two awards at the Ngā Tohu Reo Māori held at the Rotorua Energy Events Centre on Friday 7 November 2014. Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Inc. were the successful winner of the Hapori (Community) category sponsored ..... More >>

41. New Principal Appointed at Wairoa College

21 April 2015 12:57pm | Wairoa College

The Wairoa College Board of Trustees is proud to announce the appointment of Dr Chris Allen to the position of Principal. .. More >>

42. NZ Company makes 3D printing affordable for Schools

22 June 2015 9:26am | Wordcorp

Wanhao New Zealand, who distributes Wanhao exclusively, has just made it a priority for 3D Printers to become part of the New Zealand curriculum. With the way the world is going, there is a need for more and more specialized skillsets and offering these ..... More >>

43. EIT Student Wins Viticulture Award

23 June 2015 1:45pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Constellation Brands scholarship winner Jascha Oldham-Selak is upholding a long family tradition in pursuing a passion for wine. .. More >>

44. Lincoln University's Vice-Chancellor Resigns

26 June 2015 2:21pm | Lincoln University

26 June 2015 - for immediate release Lincoln University's Vice-Chancellor Resigns Dr Andrew West today resigned as Vice-Chancellor of Lincoln University. .. More >>

45. Early Childhood Education experts gather in Christchurch

02 July 2015 7:52am | ECNZ

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand is excited to be able to host world renowned early childhood education (ECE) experts at it's 52ndAnnual Conference and AGM, Fri 3 - Sat 4 July... More >>

46. Fact Checker: Hekia and Charter School Finances

02 July 2015 9:54am | Save Our Schools NZ

Minister of Education, Hekia Parata, faced a few questions in parliament yesterday about the $2.5 million surplus that one of her charter schools has accumulated in only 15 months... More >>

47. Career education is core business for 21st Century schools

02 July 2015 10:17am | NZSTA

"Careers" has evolved a long way from what today's parents will remember as a one-off process of finding a job or a course of study to go to when they left school... More >>

48. Investment in tertiary education well monitored

02 July 2015 3:23pm | New Zealand Qualifications Authority

Oversight of the Government's $2.8 billion investment in tertiary education is sound, an independent review says. The review, commissioned by the Chief Executives of the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) and the New Zealand Qualifications Authority ..... More >>

49. 'Wraparound' solution needed for family violence

09 July 2015 9:25am | Massey University

Addressing family violence that costs multi-millions and scars thousands in immeasurable ways should be a top government priority, says a Massey University clinical psychologist who has worked with domestic violence and child abuse victims here and in the US ..... More >>

50. Education New Zealand board appointments announced

09 July 2015 3:53pm | New Zealand Government

Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce today announced five appointments to the Education New Zealand board. Charles Finny has been reappointed as the Board Chair for an eighteen-month term. Mr Finny was the inaugural Chair of ..... More >>

51. Early Childhood sector takes stock and looks to the future

16 July 2015 2:38pm | NZEI

Hundreds of teachers will meet in Auckland this evening to discuss the future of early childhood education in New Zealand. .. More >>

52. Fitness Enthusiast Exploring Benefits of Exercise

22 July 2015 3:53pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Passionate about life-long learning and the active lifestyle he's pursued in Hawke's Bay, Philip Shambrook is researching the comparative benefits of different doses of exercise in our increasingly crowded days... More >>

53. Spotlight on charter schools welcome - NZEI

23 July 2015 5:36pm | NZEI

A Member's Bill that would require charter schools to follow the same national curricula as state schools has been welcomed by NZEI Te Riu Roa. .. More >>

54. FAR Graduate Programme Applications due

24 July 2015 3:43pm | Foundation for Arable Research

Applications for a place on FAR's 2016 Graduate Programme close next week (Friday 31 July). This cropping industry programme, for agriculture, agricultural commerce and science graduates was launched a year ago with the aim of introducing graduates ..... More >>

55. Top international designer appointed Professor

06 July 2000 9:46am | Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University has appointed New Zealander Simon Fraser, an internationally celebrated product designer, as a Professor of Industrial Design... More >>

56. Maori Education Advocate Calls For Trustee Support

21 June 2002 4:44pm | NZ School Trustees Association

School trustees are being asked to help influence change in an education system that is failing Maori students... More >>

57. Teachers Elect Reps to Teacher's Council

14 October 2002 3:22pm | NZ Teachers Council

The first ballot for teacher representatives held on Saturday, 12 October 2002 has resulted in four people being elected to serve on the Teachers Council for a term of three years. In all, 24,498 teachers voted in the election, representing a 44.2 ..... More >>

58. Student Allowance promises efficiency and equity

20 February 2003 11:28am | Aotearoa Tertiary Students Association

The Aotearoa Tertiary Students' Association (ATSA) awaits with interest the promised discussion document which will investigate tertiary student support changes signalled by the Associate Minister of Education (Tertiary Education) over the last several ..... More >>

59. 8 Ambassadors for Students Against Driving Drunk

07 May 2003 12:08am | Students Against Driving Drunk

The Minister of Youth Affairs, Hon John Tamihere, presented eight new students with certificates for becoming ambassadors for Students Against Driving Drunk (SADD) at Parliament today... More >>

60. Mori Boarding Schools Make Difference for Maori!

13 June 2003 12:05am | Paerangi Limited

"It's official," says Atawhai Tibble, CE of Paerangi Limited. " The 2002 NCEA results confirm that the Mori boarding schools make a significant educational difference for Mori kids. And we even show up the posh schools!".. More >>

61. Winners In Hospitality Training Awards

28 July 2003 9:41am | Hospitality Standards Institute

The winners of the Excellence In Training Awards were announced by Michael Friend, Chairman of the Board of the Hospitality Standards Institute (HSI) at an awards dinner at the Sheraton, Auckland tonight... More >>

62. Literacy Research in South Auckland: a Critique

29 September 2003 8:42am | Massey University

In recent months, the Ministry of Education, the Minister of Education and the media have given favourable attention to literacy research and professional development carried out in Mangere and Otara. This attention has been very uncritical and parents, ..... More >>

63. Fale a New Zealand first

31 March 2004 11:18am | UNITEC

The completion of the only Samoan fale tele in New Zealand to be built using traditional techniques and materials has been a Pacific-wide effort... More >>

64. Term Two Classes At Otara Music And Arts Centre

01 April 2004 9:04am | Manukau City Council

Enrolments are now being taken for term two classes and workshops at Manukau City Council's Otara Music and Arts Centre... More >>

65. University names new Assistant Vice-Chancellor

01 September 2004 3:05pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University has filled a second senior management position within a month with the appointment of Dr Sheelagh Matear of Dunedin to the post of Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Academic)... More >>

66. NZEI Still Letting Male Teachers Down

06 December 2004 2:58pm | CHILDForum Research Network

In primary and early childhood education, support for male teachers is at an all time low according to education researcher Dr Sarah Farquhar... More >>

67. Cambridge Recognises Students' in New Zealand

25 February 2005 3:56pm | University Of Cambridge

University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) will present awards to high achieving students at a prize-giving ceremony at the Centennial Theatre at Auckland Grammar School on Friday, 25 February 2005. The ceremony gives CIE the opportunity ..... More >>

68. Lincoln graduation delivers boost to industries

07 April 2005 3:57pm | Lincoln University

New Zealand's primary sector industries of agriculture, horticulture, viticulture and forestry receive a healthy boost of qualified personnel on Friday with a quarter of the 770 students graduating from Lincoln University receiving degrees, diplomas ..... More >>

69. New senior appointment for Waikato University

21 October 2005 8:48am | Waikato University

The University of Waikato is pleased to announce the appointment of Raymond McNickle as Head of Corporate Services, a new senior position created to help enable the University to bring its new vision to reality... More >>

70. Report Documents Serious Failings

06 December 2005 2:51pm | Te Wananga O Aotearoa

"The findings of the Auditor-General's Report speak for themselves. "The report documents serious failings of management... More >>

71. AUS Tertiary Update

30 March 2006 12:14am | Association of University Staff

Lecturer awarded interim reinstatement The University of Auckland has been ordered to reinstate on an interim basis a lecturer in its School of Music until the Employment Relations Authority has had the opportunity to hear a complaint that the staff member ..... More >>

72. Teachers Look Up

05 May 2006 2:22pm | Carter Observatory

Astronomy is becoming sexy in schools. There is a growing interest in astronomy in classrooms throughout New Zealand... More >>

73. Pasifika students on the path to success

15 June 2006 10:54am | Manukau Institute of Technology

Adding true Pasifika zest to savvy new business ideas helped a group of students launch their studies with scholarships at Manukau Institute of Technology. Six bright Pasifika students, who won scholarships at the Plantation Business Challenge in September ..... More >>

74. New Driving Training Course for Young NZers

12 July 2006 9:30am | Automobile Association

The AA has launched a new Defensive Driving Course to empower young New Zealanders with safe driving skills and knowledge. AA Driving Training Manager Karen Dickson says "the innovative new driver training course has been designed with the different ..... More >>

75. Top NY graffiti artist creates w MIT arts students

23 March 2007 12:33am | Manukau Institute of Technology

American Eric Orr emerged from the subways of New York in the 1980s as a fully-fledged graffiti artist after his collaboration with pop artist Keith Haring. Now he is in New Zealand to lead a series of live painting collaborations, including the transformation ..... More >>

76. Kathmandu Scholarships Awarded -- Outward Bound

09 July 2007 4:11pm | Outward Bound

A female firefighter and a man who survived a 10 metre fall onto concrete are among 12 recipients of Outward Bound courses in this year's Kathmandu 'Live the Dream' scholarship programme... More >>

77. Working together earns Bayswater School prize

29 November 2007 10:42am | IPENZ Engineers NZ

A Bayswater School students' project to design and build an adventure playground area won the school a merit at the 2007 Transpower Neighbourhood Engineers Awards... More >>

78. New Executive Director Appointed to ISNZ

18 January 2008 12:39am | Independent Schools of New Zealand

Deborah James has been appointed as the new Executive Director of Independent Schools of New Zealand (ISNZ). ISNZ is a Wellington-based organisation that represents 80% of the 30,000 New Zealand children who are educated in the private sector. Ms James ..... More >>

79. Law Students Opposed To New Law Faculty At AUT

14 February 2008 5:47pm | New Zealand Law Students Association

The New Zealand Law Students' Association's (NZLSA) has publicly voiced its opposition to a proposal by Auckland University of Technology (AUT) to establish a new law school at its Auckland faculty. The proposal is backed by the AUT council and is currently ..... More >>

80. Massey Postgrad Student Awarded Earle Scholarship

19 May 2008 3:04pm | Earle Scholarship

Massey University postgraduate student Alistair Scarfe is one of three recipients of a Dick and Mary Earle Scholarship in Technology for 2008; it was announced today by the New Zealand Vice-Chancellors' Committee (NZVCC). Managed by Public Trust, ..... More >>

81. Professor Ian Eagles appointed AUT Law Dean

05 December 2008 10:31am | AUT University

Professor Ian Eagles has been appointed as Dean of Law at AUT University. He holds a doctorate from Cambridge University and before taking up his appointment at AUT was Professor of Law at the University of Auckland. He is one of New Zealand's leading ..... More >>

82. 100% Pass Rate For Wintec Midwifery Students

12 December 2008 1:49pm | Wintec

For the second successive year Wintec Degree of Midwifery students have achieved a 100% pass rate. Associate Head of School Midwifery & Allied Health at Wintec, Nina Hill, said the result could be attributed to an excellent industry advisory ..... More >>

83. Report highlights parental leave, ECE shortfalls

17 December 2008 9:22am | Families Commission

The Families Commission says New Zealand must do better when it comes to looking after its children and their access to early childhood education and care. .. More >>

84. TEC approves MANU-AO funding

16 April 2009 12:50pm | Vice Chancellors' Committee

The Tertiary Education Commission has approved $2.5 million of funding over three years for MANU-AO, the Māori Academy for Professional and Academic Advancement.  The funding will allow the academy to build on its successful one-year pilot programme ..... More >>

85. Over 100 years of night class history is at stake

31 July 2009 1:15pm | Community Learning Association Through Schools

A delegation of three CLASS (Community Learning Association through Schools) representatives will meet with Education Minister Anne Tolley on Wednesday 5th August as part of a concerted campaign to stop government plans to slash 80% of funding to support ..... More >>

86. Whangarei cross country championships a success

07 September 2009 5:35pm | NorthTec

NorthTec Sport and Recreation students hosted more than 1,200 year 4 to year 8 students at the Whangarei Primary School Sports Associations' (WPSSA) cross country championships at Barge Park, Whangarei on 4 September. .. More >>

87. Mike Pero Mortgages Announce Scholarship Winners

12 November 2009 10:14am | Mike Pero Mortgages

Three outstanding Year 13 high school students are the recipients of Mike Pero Mortgages' Foundation tertiary education scholarships for 2010. "We are delighted to announce the three winners who will receive scholarships, two of $5,000 and one of $2,500, ..... More >>

88. Māori Gestures

30 June 2010 10:11am | University of Canterbury

In an impassioned speech regarding spending on his council credit card Manakau mayor Len Brown made a number of dramatic gestures, including face, chest and nose slapping. Brown's spokesman, David Lewis, suggested that such gestures were a sign of the ..... More >>

89. School Achievers Recognised

17 December 2010 12:13pm | Hurunui District Council

Annie Fleming, Jacob Smith, Benjamin Parkinson, Rose Sutherland, Hamish Ainsley, Angus Gibb and Harry Pirie are this year's recipients of the Hurunui Secondary School Achievers Awards... More >>

90. Eastern Bay of Plenty Trades Academy Launched

08 February 2011 1:15pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki is proud to announce the institute will provide national trades qualifications to the Eastern Bay of Plenty in 2011. The official launch is this Friday, 11 February 2011 commencing at 9.30am at Waiariki's Whakatane Campus, Cutler Cres, Whakatane. ..... More >>

91. Chilton Saint James School appoints new Principal

13 April 2011 2:10pm | Chilton Saint James School

Lower Hutt independent girls' school, Chilton Saint James School has appointed current Associate Principal, Mrs Jude Fawcett, as its new Principal effective from 12 April. Mrs Fawcett replaces Dr Jillian de Araugo who is returning to Australia ..... More >>

92. Vodafone Warriors League in Libraries school visits

30 May 2011 1:43pm | League in Libraries

Vodafone Warriors NRL Reading Captain Jerome Ropati, Jeremy Latimore, and Junior Warriors Nathaniel Peteru and Carlos Tuimavave swapped sports shoes for school shoes to host one of four Konica Minolta League in Libraries school visits at Pakuranga ..... More >>

93. Auckland Study Camp For Christchurch Students

11 July 2011 1:49pm | Mediaworks

100 year 13 Christchurch students, from some of the city's most quake-affected high schools, will get their crucial NCEA exam preparations back on track courtesy of a special four day study camp to be held in Auckland in a fortnight... More >>

94. The Government gives freedom of choice back to students

28 September 2011 10:54pm | New Zealand Young Nationals

Young Nats welcome the passing of the Education (Freedom of Association) Amendment Bill by Parliament today. "Today the Government has given freedom of choice back to students," says Daniel Fielding, Young Nats President. "Students will no longer ..... More >>

95. New Chief Executive for Education New Zealand

08 December 2011 10:56am | Education New Zealand

The Chair and Board of Education New Zealand are delighted to announce the appointment of Grant McPherson as the Chief Executive of the Government agency. Education New Zealand was created on 1 September 2011 to support the Government's ambitious goals ..... More >>

96. Community Sport to Benefit From Diocesan's World Class Turf

15 February 2012 3:09pm | Auckland Diocesan School For Girls

A new, all-weather, wet-dressed sports turf at Diocesan School for Girls that will provide world-class training and match facilities for the school's students as well as the wider sports community is believed to be a world first. .. More >>

97. Campus Living Villages appoints new Chief Executive Officer

28 February 2012 9:31pm | Campus Living Villages

Campus Living Villages (CLV) is pleased to announce the appointment of Darryll Park as Chief Executive Officer of CLV in New Zealand (CLV NZ). .. More >>

98. Te Hāpai Ō - unique mentoring for teachers of Māori learners

08 March 2012 12:43pm | NZ Teachers Council

A unique induction and mentoring approach launched today will help build the confidence and expertise of beginning teachers employed in Māori-medium settings. .. More >>

99. Top graduate of the NZLS Legal Executive Diploma

26 March 2012 12:57pm | Open Polytechnic

The Open Polytechnic is celebrating the achievement of Christchurch's Sally Poyser who was named top graduate of the New Zealand Law Society Legal Executive Diploma for 2011... More >>

100. Establishment of Iwi Education Authority Breakthrough

15 June 2012 12:28pm | Nga Kura A Iwi O Aotearoa

The establishment of an Iwi Education Authority (I.E.A) at Whareroa Marae Tauranga Moana on Wednesday 13th June 2012 marks a significant watershed in our development as a people according to Pem Bird, Chairman Nga Kura-a-Iwi o Aotearoa... More >>


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