Archive for the 'Education' Category

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 »

AUT students make the most of food waste

Press Release – Auckland City Council

22 November, 2016

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‘StudyTime’ Helps NCEA Students through the Earthquake

Press Release – Inspiration Education Limited

‘StudyTime’ Works through the Night to Help NCEA Students through the Earthquake

In the aftermath of a 7.8 magnitude earthquake last Monday which left hundreds of secondary students in the middle of their NCEA isolated, confused and stranded, NCEA study website StudyTime was a crucial lifeboat for many. Read more »

International neuroscientists reveal next frontier

Press Release – University of Auckland

International neuroscientists reveal next frontier

Media ReleaseUniversity of Auckland16 November 2016 Read more »

Te Reo Māori boost for indigenous language in Brazil

Press Release – Massey University

Monday, November 21, 2016


Mari Ropata-Te Hei and Te Rina Warren at the community centre in Nonoai Read more »

24% of NZ children feel unsafe at school

Press Release – Childfund NZ

Media release

21 November 2016

Keep us safe so we can learn

New Zealand children reveal their concerns about education and safety in global survey Read more »

Shocked and deeply saddened at news of child’s death

Press Release – Early Childhood Council

18 November, 2016

Early Childhood Council shocked and deeply saddened at news a child has died at Auckland childcare centre Read more »

Kiwi-developed education program gets a big global boost

Press Release – Microsoft New Zealand

MEDIA RELEASE

Kiwi-developed computer science education program gets a big global boost from Microsoft grant Read more »

Saudi Arabian air traffic controllers graduate in NZ

Press Release – Airways New Zealand

MEDIA RELEASE

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2016

Saudi Arabian air traffic controllers graduate in New Zealand Read more »

U of Auckland wins global ranking for employable graduates

Press Release – University of Auckland

University of Auckland wins global ranking for employable graduates

The University of Auckland has been ranked internationally as New Zealand’s leading university for producing work-ready graduates. Read more »

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences graduation

Press Release – University of Auckland

Celebrating success – Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences graduation

Media Release – University of Auckland – 16 November 2016 Read more »

Auckland medical students benefit in the regions

Press Release – University of Auckland

Auckland medical students benefit in the regions

Media Release – University of Auckland

16 November 2016

Practicing medicine in the regions and rural areas of the upper North Island was a memorable experience for most of the 213 University of Auckland medical students due to graduate on Friday. [18 November] Read more »

Iona Holsted appointed as Secretary for Education

Press Release – State Services Commission

SSC MEDIA STATEMENT

16 November 2016

Iona Holsted appointed as Secretary for Education

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Ms Iona Holsted as Secretary for Education and Chief Executive of the Ministry of Education. Read more »

Myers Kindergarten celebrates 100 years

Press Release – Auckland Kindergarten Association

MEDIA RELEASE
NOVEMBER 2016


‘Myers Kindergarten outdoor play area’, date unknown, Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries Read more »

Manukau cuts Foundation Studies and English again

Press Release – Tertiary Education Union

Media release
Tertiary Education Union – Te Hautū Kahurangi o Aotearoa
16 November 2016

Manukau cuts Foundation Studies and English again
Manukau Institute of Technology plans to make big cuts to Foundation Studies and English as well as reviewing Visual Arts; all areas which have already experienced recent cuts. Read more »

Māori Language Revitalisation Goes Mainstream

Press Release – KIWA Digital

15 November 2016

MĀORI LANGUAGE REVITALISATION GOES MAINSTREAM

The revitalisation of te Reo Māori has reached an exciting new phase, with technology enabling scale and reach beyond what’s been dreamed of in the past , says Steven Renata CEO of Kiwa Digital Ltd. Read more »

Li Ka Shing Foundation gifts NZ$5m to University of Auckland

Press Release – University of Auckland

Li Ka Shing Foundation gifts NZ$5 million to University of Auckland to promote innovation and philanthropy Read more »

Auckland rally to support edcuation for all

Press Release – Education for All

Families, disabled people and educators are gathering in the Auckland Domain this coming Saturday, united against the Government’s recent policy announcements about including students with disabilities at school. Read more »

More investment needed for children with disabilities

Press Release – Inclusive Education Action Group

More Government investment needed for children with disabilities
Government must invest more to give children with disabilities a fair go at school Read more »

OECD Education Panel visit highlights NZ schools failings

Press Release – VIPs inc

OECD Education Panel visit highlights NZ schools failings, not best-practices – say parent-led advocacy group Read more »

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