Vocational training reform proposing radical changes in tertiary education delivery are rushed and will disadvantage Maori.
Jody Hopkinson talks to Dr Eruera Prendergast-Tarena about how any reform of our vocational education sector needs to include a focus on getting more Māori into training and jobs at a higher skill level.
Alwyn Poole says “equity” in New Zealand education is the “soft bigotry of low expectations” and the Tomorrow’s Schools review taskforce report perpetuates this.
The members of the Independent Task Force to Review Tomorrow's Schools were given a hospital pass by the Government. They were asked to do the impossible writes Russell Bishop.
Māori students across all health disciplines are encouraged to apply for this year’s Hauora Māori Scholarships.
The Māori Sidesteps group has been working with the Ministry of Education to support the Mōu Te Reo campaign.
The Government is ploughing more than $100 million into regional employment, focused on Māori and Pasifika people, in another series of announcements made in the lead-up to Waitangi Day.