Archive for the 'Education' Category

Riding the South Seas to success

Press Release – South Seas Film and TV School

Two recent graduates from the South Seas Film and Television School have been making waves at film festivals around the world. South Seas is a premier training ground for aspiring film makers and television producers, and operates out of Auckland. Read more »

Congratulations to our 2019 New Zealand Scholars

Press Release – Fullbright NZ

Fulbright New Zealand is proud to announce the 2019 New Zealand Scholar Award Grantees. Representing six different universities and research institutions in New Zealand, each scholar will head to the US as early as August 2019 to pursue independent research in the United States, forming international collaborations to solve some of the world’s challenging issues. Read more »

2019 Fulbright New Zealand Scholars Announced

Press Release – Fulbright NZ

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND, 19 February, 2019 Fulbright New Zealand is proud to announce the 2019 New Zealand Scholar Award Grantees. Read more »

NZ Maori Council launches National Taskforce on Education

Press Release – New Zealand Maori Council

With reforms abound in the education sector from schools to technical and vocational education, the New Zealand Maori Council has launched a new national taskforce to bring new ideas and thinking to the concept of lifelong learning “This is not just Read more »

Massey local comes top in New Zealand in Cambridge exams

Press Release – ACG Sunderland

ACG Sunderland student Junheng (David) Li is the top IGCSE student in New Zealand following his extraordinary set of Cambridge exam results, which included a perfect score of 200/200 in IGCSE Mathematics (Without Coursework). Read more »

Polytechnic Merger – Expert Reaction

Press Release – Science Media Centre

All 16 polytechnics will be merged into a single national institute after falling enrolments and multi-million dollar deficits have made the current system untenable. Read more »

Business, cultural connections in Taipei

Press Release – CAPE

Māori and Pacific scholars explore business, cultural connections in Taipei

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Mastering sports event management

Press Release – Massey University

A year ago, Amanda Isada was completing her Masters in Sport Management undertaking a professional practice placement with Harbour Sport and Harbour Volleyball in Auckland. Read more »

2019 MITO scholarship recipients announced

Press Release – MITO New Zealand Inc.

49 outstanding individuals have been awarded 2019 MITO scholarships to help further their careers.

Developed to assist aspiring and successful graduate learners to progress their skills and knowledge, the MITO scholarship programme contributes funding towards apprenticeships, training programmes and business management qualifications. Read more »

Rainbow Group acquires leading in-home ECE business PORSE

Press Release – The Rainbow Group of Companies

Media release

Monday 4 February 2019

Rainbow Group acquires leading in-home ECE business PORSE Read more »

National academy of top researchers and scholars turns 100

Press Release – Royal Society Te Aparangi

Royal Society Te Apārangi is celebrating he kotahi rau one hundred years of electing Fellows (Ngā Ahurei a Te Apārangi) to its Academy this month. Over 14-15 February there will be a number of activities to mark this milestone. Read more »

Teacher supply

Press Release – Ministry of Education

Please attribute to Ellen MacGregor-Reid , Deputy Secretary Early Learning and Student Achievement, Ministry of Education; Read more »

ShapEd delivers three new primary schools

Press Release – ShapED

24 January 2019

ShapEd delivers three new primary schools under third schools PPP

ShapEd, a consortia consisting of Public Infrastructure Partners Fund II, Read more »

Storybook Gaming App goes Global!

Press Release – Ready for Big School

NZ’s First Storyboard Gaming App

From social stories to daily routines

Auckland, January 2019: Kids have an insatiable craving for tales. Read more »

Educator and philanthropist awarded Honorary Doctorate

Press Release – University of Auckland

Educator and philanthropist awarded Honorary Doctorate

German-born scientist and education philanthropist Dr Beate Schuler will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science from the University of Auckland. Read more »

Engineer and business leader awarded Honorary Doctorate

Press Release – University of Auckland

Visionary business leader and engineer, Dr Ian Parton, will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Engineering from the University of Auckland. Read more »

Honorary degree for prominent philanthropist

Press Release – University of Auckland

The University of Auckland will confer an Honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) degree on David Mace ONZM this week. Read more »

Still time for schools to access ongoing support

Press Release – Ministry of Education

Recruitment update: Still time for schools to access ongoing support
The Ministry of Education will continue to support principals with their teaching vacancies beyond the start of the first term and well into the school year with a range of supply initiatives. Read more »

Corrections kicks off ‘Kick for the Seagulls’ programme

Press Release – Department Of Corrections

For Immediate Release 17 January 2019

Corrections kicks off Kick for the Seagulls programme Read more »

NZCU Auckland School Scholarships Programme into 10th Year

Press Release – NZCU Auckland

Press Release

NZCU Auckland School Scholarships Programme goes into 10th Year

What started as a community project to celebrate its 45th year in business, the NZCU Auckland School Scholarship Programme is about to enter its 10th year. Read more »

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