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Bilingual Apirana Taylor Performance Described For Low Vision Children

Over 50 BLENNZ Homai Campus will be invited to enjoy the performance. Last year Taki Rua offered an audio described performance of Te Kuia me te Pūngāwerewere, a play based on Patricia Grace’s classic...

Insight into hospital careers opened for Palmerston North students

MidCentral DHB in partnership with Industry Training Organisation, Careerforce, are working together to generate interest in health careers among young people. They have developed a customised Gateway programme for the students to not only...

HeyFuture! Programme launched for 18-22-year olds

The Mind Lab today announced the launch of a new hands-on programmed targeted at 18-22-year olds unsure of their next step after finishing high-school. This comes as a response to last week’s Government initiative...

Number of teachers working past retirement age has doubled in past 10 years

The number of teachers working past retirement age has more than doubled in the past 10 years, including hundreds working past the age of 75, Education Ministry figures show. In 2018 there were 7015 teachers...

Marsden School teacher to represent NZ in global research

Margaret Adeane, Academic Director at Samuel Marsden Collegiate School, has been selected to represent New Zealand in an exciting new initiative to undertake action research projects for girls’ schools across the globe. Adeane will be...

Coronavirus and Education: Are we ready?

Darren Sudlow — Mar 3, 2020 These questions were raised recently in an educational forum I belong to. What surprised me was the number of people who thought it would be simple. We are already...

New funding pathway launched for kaupapa Māori educational research

Whatua tū aka, which was developed in collaboration with a TLRI Māori advisory group, seeks to improve equity for Māori learners by supporting kaupapa Māori educational research and building kaupapa Māori research capability. The TLRI...

Coronavirus fears throws ‘spanner in works’ for teacher recruitment

A recruitment agency has called for a halt on hiring overseas teachers because of the risk of bringing in more coronavirus cases. Talk Recruitment managing director Mike Jones has written to Education Minister Chris Hipkins...

Child Poverty: Pointing the finger in the right direction.

By Alwyn Poole www.innovativeducation.co.nz In an affluent country like New Zealand children are in material deprivation for one of two reasons. Either their parent(s) are not earning/receiving enough money in a relatively high cost nation...

Low cost actions that may prevent disease in the flu season – and the...

By Alwyn Poole www.innovativeducation.co.nz One of my initial degree courses was looking at the development of health practices that lead to the increases in human life expectancy. While many people think that antibiotics and vaccines...

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