Archive for the 'Education' Category

Beeby Fellowship to create mental health education resource

Press Release – NZCER

Media release Wednesday 7 December

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Waikato law student a winner

Press Release – Waikato University

7 December 2016

Waikato law student a winner


Caption: Waikato law student Zac Katene, winner of the national Kaupapa Māori Moot competition.
For the fifth year in a row, a Waikato University law student has won the national Kaupapa Māori Moot competition. Read more »

Accenture Teams with Code.org for ‘Hour of Code’

Press Release – Accenture

Accenture Teams with Code.org Through ‘Hour of Code’ to Inspire Students to Learn Coding, Develop Computer Science Skills to Prepare for the Digital Economy Read more »

NZ’s top student architecture prize-winner announced

Press Release – New Zealand Institute of Architects

New Zealand’s top student architecture prize-winner announced

L. Mason Rattray of Unitec’s Architecture Department has received New Zealand’s top prize for final-year architecture students. Read more »

Starter for 10: UC aims to retake University Challenge

Press Release – University of Canterbury

Starter for 10: UC aims to retake University Challenge

A team of University of Canterbury students is using education, experience and exceptional brain power in the quest to retake New Zealand academia’s top trivia title in the TV quiz show University Challenge. Read more »

Torbay Apprentice is Grateful for ATT Scholarship

Press Release – ATT

TORBAY APPRENTICE IS GRATEFUL FOR ATT SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND OUTWARD BOUND COURSE

IT’S REALLY HELPED MY CONFIDENCE,
HE SAYS Read more »

Temuka Apprentice is Grateful for ATT Scholarship

Press Release – ATT

TEMUKA APPRENTICE IS GRATEFUL FOR ATT SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND OUTWARD BOUND COURSE

TAUGHT ME THE VALUE OF TEAMWORK,
HE SAYS Read more »

New Māori Research – Seeding Excellence And Future Change

Press Release – Nga Pae o te Maramatanga

NPM NEW MĀORI RESEARCH – SEEDING EXCELLENCE AND FUTURE CHANGE

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga – New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence (NPM) is currently seeding a suite of new projects that will deliver positive change through vital Māori research. Read more »

Blockchain rules: regulating a game-changing new technology

Press Release – University of Auckland

Blockchain rules: regulating a game-changing new technology

Blockchain – the technology powering Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies – is poised to transform the way we buy things, do business, and many other areas of everyday life. Read more »

University increases presence in China

Press Release – University of Auckland

NOVEMBER 27, 2016
University increases presence in China

The University of Auckland’s new Innovation Institute China (UAIIC) will provide unprecedented access to an extensive range of networks, research and funding opportunities in China. Read more »

NZ Content Counts Education Awards 2016 – winners named

Press Release – New Zealand Content Counts Education Awards

New Zealand Content Counts Education Awards 2016

Media release: 25 November 2016 – For Immediate Release

New Zealand Content Counts Education Awards 2016 – winners named Read more »

Congratulations to graduates of Ka Eke Poutama

Press Release – Hapai Te Hauora

MEDIA RELEASE: Thursday, 24 November 2016

Hāpai Te Hauora congratulates Te Whare Hukahuka and the graduates of Ka Eke Poutama Read more »

Waipareira Drops Alternative Education

Press Release – Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust

Pānui | Media Statement

Waipareira Drops Alternative Education

Thursday, 24th November 2016 Read more »

Royal Society of New Zealand Research Honours

Press Release – University of Auckland

EMBARGOED until 10.30pm, 23 November 2016
Royal Society of New Zealand Research Honours

University of Auckland researchers were awarded the Rutherford Medal and eight other top honours across a diverse range of disciplines in the Royal Society of New Zealand (RSNZ) and Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) research honours dinner in Christchurch tonight (23 November 2016). Read more »

Celebrating New Zealand’s researchers

Press Release – Royal Society Of New Zealand

Celebrating New Zealand’s researchers

Outstanding New Zealand researchers have received prestigious medals at the Royal Society of New Zealand’s 2016 Research Honours event, held in Christchurch on Wednesday night. Medals were presented by both the Royal Society of New Zealand and the Health Research Council of New Zealand. Read more »

Skilled college students helping fill building shortage

Press Release – Tauranga Boys’ College

MEDIA RELEASE
23 November 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New building programme pushing the envelope Read more »

Record number of new Māori and Pacific doctors this year

Press Release – University of Auckland

Record number of new Māori and Pacific doctors this year
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Engaging Rangatahi in Community Driven Change

Press Release – KIWA Digital

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

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Ed. Collective celebrating new thinking about role of NZQA

Press Release – ed.collective

Ed. Collective is celebrating the promise of new thinking about the role of NZQA.

Last week, when students around the country were crammed into exam rooms, Sue Suckling, Chair of NZQA announced to attendees of SingularityU NZ Summit that “The era of qualifications as we know it is over.” Read more »

Committee findings on learning support welcomed with caution

Press Release – VIPs inc

Press release from VIPs inc NZ

Committee findings on learning support welcomed “with caution” by parent-led advocacy group Read more »

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