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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Apprenticeships: The key to owning your own home

Hairdressing apprentice Katie Syme, 20, and mechanical apprentice George Syme, 17, bought their first home last year, with help from their Dad for the deposit. As apprentices, Katie and George have constant income while they...

Busting myths about boarding schools

Sponsored Article Myth #1: Boarding schools are just like Hogwarts For many people, the words ‘boarding school’ conjure up images of Harry Potter wandering the austere halls of Hogwarts. But the reality of modern-day boarding...

PLD for educators by educators

Sponsored article uLearn is designed as a 'for educators by educators' professional learning and development conference, one that's immersive, designed with a bicultural lens and in New Zealand context. Reimagining Aotearoa’s future requires educators to connect...

Sponsored: Students keen to learn about money

Sponsored Article Teachers using the resources report their students are enthusiastic to learn about topics ranging from savings and debt to insurance and KiwiSaver. The government-funded programme now has three teaching packages available through its website,...

Sponsored: Security first: trusting the digital transformation in education

Sponsored Article By Richard Favero, Founder and Executive Chairman, Soprano Design Disruptive technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), collaboration tools, and cloud-based services are becoming the ‘norm’ in today’s digitally enabled classroom. In fact, the Edutech market...

Sponsored: Let teachers focus on creativity

Sponsored Article Point Chevalier Primary School will definitely be renewing its copyright licences on 1 July 2019. The Auckland primary school is one of many New Zealand schools to take advantage of the partnership between...

Sponsored: How to choose a quality early learning centre for your child

Choosing an early childhood education centre is a big decision, and as new parents you might have many questions about it. By Michela Homer, BestStart Regional Education Leader.

Sponsored: Changing lanes: finding a career with meaning

A change of career saw Ivan Kana enter the teaching profession, a decision the fourth year teacher at Aotea College in Porirua, Wellington, has not regretted for a moment.

Sponsored: Forming habits of a lifetime – getting food right at school and pre-school

Education Central asks the team at Heart Foundation’s Fuelled4life why it’s so important to get food right for children during their busy day at school and pre-school.

Sponsored: Finding the ideal path into ECE

Studying while working in the early childhood sector was the perfect “hands-on” approach for Letitia Stock, who is on the cusp of finishing her degree at Te Rito Maioha, Early Childhood New Zealand.


Teacher finds dream job on ship

Sponsored Article Is it a school, a ship, a hospital – or all of the above? The Mercy Ship is home to an international crew...