Archive for the 'Education' Category

Most ECE services continue to meet or exceed standards

Press Release – Early Childhood New Zealand

Great to see most early childhood education (ECE) services continue to meet or exceed standards

12 July 2017

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand is pleased that more than 97% of licensed ECE services meet or exceed Ministry of Education standards. Read more »

We need to talk about Stuart McCutcheon

Press Release – Tertiary Education Union

We need to talk about Stuart McCutcheon

Silencing staff, cutting the Faculty of Education and Social Work in the midst of a nationwide teacher shortage, and refusing to listen to serious concerns about the direction he is taking the University of Auckland. Read more »

University welcomes world renowned 3D Printing researcher

Press Release – University of Auckland

University of Auckland welcomes world renowned 3D Printing researcher

Multi-award-winning product design developer and engineering researcher Professor Olaf Diegel will join the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Engineering in early 2019. Read more »

THINK KIND Student Competition encourages sustainability

Press Release – NZ Vegetarian Society

THINK KIND Student Competition encourages sustainability, compassion and healthy choices
ART, LITERATURE, ACTION
Write / Draw / Create / Start something to help the animals Read more »

Seventy Schools Now Part of Principals NCEA Coalition

Press Release – Principals NCEA Coalition

PRINCIPALS NCEA COALITION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FRIDAY 6 JULY 2018

SEVENTY SCHOOLS NOW PART OF PRINCIPALS NCEA COALITION; TALKS WITH GOVERNMENT Read more »

20 Years of Helping Kiwis Reach Their Dreams

Press Release – AMP Scholarships

Iconic AMP Scholarships Celebrates 20 Years of Helping Kiwis Reach Their Dreams

2018 Applications Open Now

Athletes, scientists, entrepreneurs and community volunteers… whoever you are, wherever you are, AMP wants to help you realise your dreams – in the 20th year of AMP Scholarships. Read more »

Index of historic Māori Land Court records now open access

Press Release – University of Auckland

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Auckland Grammar wins Monetary Policy Challenge

Press Release – The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

NEWS RELEASE

Date    5 July 2018

Auckland Grammar wins Monetary Policy Challenge

Auckland Grammar has been named the national winner of the 2018 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Monetary Policy Challenge. Mount Albert Grammar placed second and Macleans College came third. Read more »

AUT Shadow a Leader Day – Leading the Next Generation

Press Release – AUT University

5 July 2018

Rory Walker’s first, and most enduring, leadership lesson happened several decades ago on a muddy, wet building site. Read more »

Hamilton school wins prestigious national education award

Press Release – St Paul’s Collegiate School

MEDIA RELEASE – 04 JULY 2018

St Paul’s Collegiate School in Hamilton has won a Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Award. Read more »

Education Minister under fire from Māori leaders

Press Release – Te Arawa Federation of Maori Authorities

WEDNESDAY 4 JULY 2018
Leading Māori educators claim closure of Partnership Schools | Kura Hourua is in breach of the Treaty of Waitangi
Sir Toby Curtis and Dame Iritana Tawhiwhirangi yesterday lodged a Treaty of Waitangi claim alleging that the Crown’s actions in closing Partnership Schools | Kura Hourua will have a disproportionately detrimental effect on Māori. Read more »

Ministry of Education: Statement on bargaining

Press Release – Ministry of Education

Statement on bargaining
Source: Ministry of Education

To be attributed to Ellen MacGregor-Reid, Deputy Secretary Early Learning and Student Achievement Read more »

Principals NCEA Coalition Goes Nationwide

Press Release – Principals NCEA Coalition

PRINCIPALS NCEA COALITION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JULY 3 2018
Principals NCEA Coalition Goes Nationwide – Momentum Growing
& Call for Acting PM Rt Hon Winston Peters to Halt Review Read more »

Pioneer sows seeds at Wintec for NZ arboriculture training

Press Release – Wintec

Pioneer sows the seeds at Wintec for New Zealand arboriculture training

Monday, 02 July 2018

Martin Herbert laid the foundation for arboriculture education in New Zealand at Wintec. Read more »

AA Driving School to help MIT student get on the road

Press Release – New Zealand Automobile Association

Media Release: July 3, 2018

AA Driving School to help Manukau Institute of Technology students get on the road and to their first jobs Read more »

ACG Tauranga Appoints New Principal

Press Release – ACG Tauranga

Tauranga, 2 July 2018: Independent school ACG Tauranga in Pyes Pa is delighted to announce the appointment of Thea Kilian as Principal from 1 August 2018. Read more »

Lecture series forecasts our future

Press Release – University of Auckland

Lecture series forecasts our future
Predictions about the changes that Aotearoa/New Zealand is likely to encounter in the next dozen years is the topic of the 2018 Winter Lecture Series, Read more »

Te Rito Maioha welcomes per student funding increase

Press Release – Early Childhood New Zealand

Te Rito Maioha welcomes per student funding increase

28 June 2018

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand Chief Executive, Kathy Wolfe has welcomed the 1.6% student subsidy rate increase, announced by the Minister of Education, Chris Hipkins yesterday. Read more »

New bookshop for Auckland Uni

Press Release – Ubiq

New bookshop for Auckland Uni

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 21 June 2018

University of Auckland’s ubiq bookshop has reopened its doors following a long period of renovation. Read more »

Driver shortage being addressed

Press Release – Manakau Institute of Technology

Efforts to ease the driver shortage in the road transport industry has attracted significant numbers of female students to a Commercial Road Transport Programme being held at Manukau Institute of Technology. Read more »

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