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Virtual reality experience to boost student interest in tourism and hospitality

Go with Tourism have developed a virtual reality experience to bring the exciting world of Tourism and Hospitality directly to secondary schools around New Zealand.

Ara Institute of Canterbury helps to re-imagine Red Cross charity event

Ara Institute of Canterbury visual communications and fashion design students took their re-imagined, recrafted and refined works of art to the people on September 4

New education programme lifts off at schools around NZ

Andrew Parker, 37, took to the skies at Maromaku and Oturu Schools in Northland, providing rides to 120 children as part of an interactive education programme.

Whitireia and WelTec leadership programme helps young woman grow confidence through volunteer work

Roseline Enoka's study for her dream job has been jump-started by the LEAP programme, which requires students to complete at least 20 hours of volunteer community service and to attend two workshops a year. The workshops include talks on leadership, employability and community.

New Zealand Careers Expo announces new developments for exhibitors

New Zealand’s leading careers expo is extending its existing offering with a new expo location, new website and new online digital expo.

Pump up the volume on quality school PE, researchers urge

Increasing the amount of time schools devote to physical education each week could dramatically reduce the number of children who are doing only minimal levels of exercise, researchers from the University of Otago, Wellington and Sport New Zealand have found.

The buzz of Spelling Bee is back

New Zealand’s national spelling bee competition is back this year after being cancelled last year due to COVID-19.

Ara’s Pride Week profile boosted by Ara staff involvement In transgender film funding

During Pride Week, Ara will be hosting events and helping to direct learners and colleagues towards other city-wide happenings.

New urban cycleway sees increase in children biking to school

The opening of a new South Auckland cycling project designed to improve access for cyclists to public transport hubs has led to an immediate increase in children biking to school.
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