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Saturday, March 24, 2018

Comps and resources galore for eco-friendly schools

A range of gardening and environmental competitions and initiatives are currently open to New Zealand schools that are keen to take advantage of programmes promoting a sustainable and healthy approach to life.

Teaching to inspire: ASG awards

Education Central meets two teachers at the top of their game.

Excellent Kiwi teachers acknowledged

Six teachers were acknowledged in the ASG National Excellence in Teaching Awards (NEiTA) last week at an official ceremony hosted by Education Minister Chris Hipkins in Wellington.

Judging panel for the PM’s Excellence Awards announced

Adventurer and outdoor education provider Sir Graeme Dingle and Disability Rights Commissioner Paula Tesoriero are among those who will judge the 2018 Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Award finalists, Education Minister Chris Hipkins said today.

Student spotlight: Maori Scholarship winner awarded Dux

Year 13 student Carym Wharerau enjoyed great success in his final year of school at Okaihau School.

Business woman Sarah Reo humbled to receive honour

A Havelock North woman humbly accepted her New Year Honour on behalf of many who she says deserved it more.

Secondary students encouraged to enter inaugural Crimson awards

A new set of national awards for student athletes, leaders, entrepreneurs, performers and academics have been launched by Crimson Education.

Scholarships to AUT give four Northlanders chance to eventually assist their hapu

Four young Northlanders have received scholarships aimed at supporting Maori to gain qualifications that will assist in the growth of their hapu.

Unlocking Curious Minds fund recipients announced for 2018

Funding for 33 innovative science projects through the 2018 Unlocking Curious Minds contestable fund has been announced.

Rotorua student a John Waller Memorial Scholarship winner

A Rotorua student is one of three inaugural winners of the John Waller Memorial Scholarships at the University of Canterbury.

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