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Careerforce welcomes targeted training and apprenticeships fund

The details of a $320m Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF), designed to support vocational training across high-demand industries have now been announced.

The bumpy road ahead for early childhood teachers

For early childhood teachers the $151 million ‘pay bump’ has been a long time coming – and it’s not the only bump they need.

Covid-19 success gives Kiwi universities unique opportunity to attract new wave of keen international...

New Zealand’s relative success against Covid-19 now gives Kiwi universities a unique opportunity to attract a new wave of keen international students, according to a report by the New Zealand Initiative. In the report, Open for...

Genesis School-gen has joined forces with Mind Lab Kids to help Kiwi kids’ put...

While families across NZ are adapting to learning from home, Genesis School-gen has partnered with Mind Lab kids to provide Kiwis with FREE access to hundreds of fun and easy experiments and challenges online. The...

How to keep your adult mind active in isolation

Isolation can be tedious, especially when you think you should be out exercising like the rest of the suburb but really – look at the weather. Grey skies, a bit of drizzle – there’s...

Graduation ceremonies postponed because of COVID-19

In light of recent announcements by the Government and the rapidly changing situation with COVID-19, Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is postponing its May graduation ceremonies and parades. All qualifications due to be awarded at the ceremonies...

Early Learning Action Plan

It should come as no real surprise that a career as an early childhood teacher is neither highly valued nor is it an often-recommended pathway for young adults. Parents want the best for their children...

Advocates For Early Childhood Excellence

On Wednesday, the Minister of Education released the Early Learning Action Plan – a plan for the Early Learning sector over the next 10 years. Advocates for Early Learning Excellence commends the Minister for...

Moving from ‘screen-worried’ to ‘screen-wise’ – Incorporating technology into early learning

The thought of introducing children to technology can be overwhelming for parents and early childhood educators alike. There are many mixed messages around kids and technology and we are all aware of the warnings...

Mandatory anti-bullying call to break NZ’s horrific record in schools

Two independent watchdogs have launched a campaign to make all schools record every case of bullying and adopt anti-bullying moves that have been proven to work. Children's Commissioner Andrew Becroft and new Race Relations Commissioner...

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The Privacy Act 2020 was passed by Parliament on 26 June...

Notifiable privacy breaches The main thing to consider is that the legal requirements of responding to a privacy breach are changing. The new Act will...
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