Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced 11 appointments to the governing councils of eight tertiary education institutions (TEIs), including two leadership positions. “I welcome the important broad range skills and experience that these appointees will bring to the leadership of their institutions,” says Mr Goldsmith.
The Hutt Valley STEMM festival kicked off last week, with an exciting line-up ready to inspire Kiwis to take notice of what’s happening in STEMM and education.
For the first time a Pasifika section has been added to the Super Eight competition – with Hastings Boys’ the inaugural winners. Super Eight is a sporting and culture competition between eight central North Island boys’ high schools, including Napier and Hastings Boys’ High Schools.
Wairarapa College guidance counsellor and gun safety advocate Paul Adamson believes guns do have a place in New Zealand schools as long as they are used safely.
Six years after he was deported from New Zealand since being fired from his job at a top Wellington school, a British teacher is continuing his legal battle against the school, and the Education Council.
New digital resources launched today enlist tamariki in the challenge of making te Reo Māori relevant and accessible.
A series of ten digital puzzles introduces te Reo Māori words and phrases to children aged 3-7 years in a fun and engaging way. Iconic characters Hairy Maclary and Slinky Malinki, mix it up with a friendly Tuatara, a road trip, shopping, and a boil-up. Learning reo is cool!
The principal of Wairoa College has resigned a year after the school had a limited statutory manager appointed by the Education Ministry.
Chris Allen, who took the role in July 2015, resigned last Thursday.