Local trust upskills Tamaki Maori Village staff

The owners of Tamaki Maori Village have teamed up with local education provider Toi Ohomai to help staff with employment and training opportunities post... Read More

BOP teacher aides benefit from pay equity deal

  Teacher aides’ lives are going to be a lot easier after voting for an historic pay equity settlement, says a teacher aide at Tauranga Special... Read More

The dark and bright sides of the shortest day

With the Winter Solstice happening tomorrow morning, it’s an opportunity to consider the bright and dark sides of the shortest day of the year. We’re... Read More

SPCA education initiative focuses on wildlife

SPCA is launching a brand-new series of Learn-to-Read Storybooks to help Kiwi children learn vital lessons about wildlife and animal welfare. Over the... Read More

Help for families in emergency housing

Families in emergency housing will benefit from a new programme being rolled out in Rotorua at the end of this month. Matauranga Ake - More than Education... Read More

Toi Ohomai gleans top honours at Industry Awards

  Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology’s Communication and Digital Experience Team has won a Silver Award in the Internal Communications category... Read More

Further investment to move NCEA exams online

Two-thirds of the National Certificate of Educational Achievement – NCEA - exams can now be delivered digitally as the Government boosts funding... Read More

Education laws to be strengthened

The Government will introduce a range of proposed amendments to the Education and Training Bill to help the international education sector’s recovery... Read More

Teachers vote no confidence over fee increase

Anger at a jump in registration fees has prompted secondary teachers to vote no confidence in their own professional body, the Teaching Council. The... Read More

Safety boost for Whakarewarewa School students

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency reports they are improving access for students at Whakarewarewa School. A new pedestrian crossing on State Highway 30... Read More

Graduate uses pandemic to refocus career path

Rather than sitting on the couch clocking up Netflix hours, Levi Chand has used the COVID-19 pandemic to refocus his career path. Since graduating with... Read More

Predicted increase in truancy rates

Teachers and principals are bracing themselves for all manner of reactions when 800,000 school children return to class today for the first time in eight... Read More

Extra funding for adult and community education

New funding to boost government-funded Adult and Community Education will give more than 11,000 New Zealanders opportunities to learn. “This includes... Read More

Council and Sunset School win national award

A Rotorua Lakes Council pilot project designed to support tamariki living in deprivation has won a national award. The council won the Minister of Local... Read More

Museum website offers prizes for kids

The Rotorua Museum education team have created fun activities for kids to complete at home and if they share what they learn, can be in to win some Lego™. Since... Read More