Archive for the 'Education' Category

New CEO for N4L

Press Release – N4L Network For Learning

New CEO for N4L
Larrie Moore has been appointed as the new CEO of Crown-owned company Network for Learning Ltd (N4L), effective 7 February 2018.
“Larrie is a proven business leader with a track record of launching and growing brands,” says N4L Chair Helen Robinson, Read more »

BEST Pacific Institute of Education breached conditions

Press Release – Tertiary Education Commission

Pacific Institute of Education breached funding conditions and Education Act

Media release – 17 January 2018

The failed BEST Pacific Institute of Education in Auckland filed incorrect student information and under-delivered on its training promises, an investigation report released today by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) shows. Read more »

Electrical training partnership formed

Press Release – Electrical Training Company

Electrical Training Company and Life Care Consultants forge national training partnership
The Electrical Training Company, New Zealand’s leading provider of electrical apprenticeships, has partnered with Life Care Consultants Ltd to deliver first aid and CPR training across its apprentice programme. Read more »

SAE Welcomes New Film Lecturer Dr Julia Reynolds

Press Release – SAE NZ

SAE Welcomes New Film Lecturer Dr Julia Reynolds

SAE Auckland is pleased to welcome Dr Julia Reynolds to the role of Film Lecturer at SAE. Julia commences teaching into the film programmes at SAE this January. Read more »

NZ High School Students Win Coveted Exchange Scholarships

Press Release – Student Exchange Australia New Zealand

New Zealand High School Students Win Coveted Exchange Scholarships

Student Exchange Australia New Zealand is delighted to announce the winner of the Volunteer & Community Involvement Scholarship is Auckland student Olivia Amer and the winner of the New Zealand Ambassador award is Christchurch student, Ariana Marsden. Read more »

UC students vie for 2018 Young NZer of the Year award

Press Release – University of Canterbury

UC students vie for 2018 Young New Zealander of the Year award

Two University of Canterbury (UC) students are among the final 10 nominees shortlisted for 2018 Young New Zealander of the Year award. Read more »

Michael Miller Wins SAE Teaching and Learning Award

Press Release – SAE NZ

Michael Miller Wins SAE Southern Teaching and Learning Award

Huge congratulations to SAE Auckland Head of Film, Michael Miller, who has won the SAE Southern Staff Excellence award for Teaching and Learning. Read more »

58 Students off to Latin America and Asia Thanks to PM

Press Release – University of Auckland

58 Students off to Latin America and Asia Thanks to PM
The lion’s share of Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia and Latin America were awarded to University of Auckland students in the latest funding round. Read more »

Congratulations to Our 2018 Fulbright New Zealand Scholars

Press Release – Fulbright NZ

Congratulations to Our 2018 Fulbright New Zealand Scholars
21 December, 2017 – Fulbright New Zealand is proud to announce the 2018 New Zealand Scholar Award Grantees. Read more »

Quantum investigation shows manipulation maximised earnings

Press Release – Tertiary Education Commission

TEC: Quantum investigation shows manipulation maximised earnings
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Te Kura Kaupapa Māori O Hoani Waititi Marae Stands Strong

Press Release – Te kura kaupapa Maori o Hoani Waititi marae

PRESS RELEASE Tuesday 9TH December 2017

TE KURA KAUPAPA MĀORI O HOANI WAITITI MARAE STANDS STRONG Read more »

Transfer of MAINZ to Southern Institute of Technology

Press Release – Southern Institute Of Technology

Transfer of MAINZ to Southern Institute of Technology
Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) will be incorporating Tai Poutini Polytechnic’s (TPP) Music and Audio Institute of NZ (MAINZ) under the SIT umbrella as of 2018. Read more »

King’s Welcomes Dean of Auckland to Its Board

Press Release – King’s College


King’s Welcomes Dean of Auckland to Its Board

King’s College is pleased to have The Very Reverend Anne Mills join its Board of Governors following her installment as the Tenth Dean of Auckland’s Holy Trinity Cathedral this year. Read more »

Five Māori & Pasifika Tertiary Projects Get Funding

Press Release – Ako Aotearoa

Five Māori & Pasifika Tertiary Projects Receive Ako Aotearoa Funding
We are delighted to announce the five Māori and Pasifika projects to receive funding through the Ako Aotearoa National Project Fund (NPF) in 2017/18. Read more »

Brookby School Earns Bronze Enviro School Award

Press Release – Brookby School

Brookby School Earns Bronze Enviro School Award

Brookby School has been awarded the Bronze Enviroschools Award recently in recognition of their commitment to working towards becoming more sustainable at the Enviroschools ceremony held at the Western Springs Garden Community Hall. Read more »

Unis spend millions accessing publicly funded research

Article – Mark C. Wilson

Universities spend millions on accessing results of publicly funded research

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Successful summer blogging project gets a funding boost

Press Release – University of Auckland

Successful summer blogging project gets a funding boost
Embargoed until 12.30pm Wednesday 13 December 2017 Read more »

Some help to fix secondary teacher shortages

Press Release – PPTA

Some help to fix secondary teacher shortages

The Labour-led government’s package to address teacher shortages is welcomed by secondary teachers around the country. Read more »

Expansion Boost for Summer Holiday Blogging Programme

Press Release – The NEXT Foundation

Expansion Boost for Summer Holiday Blogging Programme for Schoolchildren

A blogging programme for school children – to help them maintain academic grades over the summer holidays – is to expand significantly with support from NEXT Foundation. Read more »

Principals Say Teacher Supply Package Overdue

Press Release – New Zealand Principals’ Federation

Principals Say Teacher Supply Package Overdue
“Today’s announcement of $9.5 million to boost teacher supply will come as welcome relief for some schools,” said Whetu Cormick, President of the New Zealand Principals’ Federation (NZPF). Read more »

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