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South Island Student Teachers Receive Kupe Scholarship

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 4:03 pm | Ministry of Education

Six South Island-based student teachers have been awarded a Kupe Scholarship by Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis in a ceremony held in Parliament, Wellington, today. More >>

Waikato Student Teachers Receive Kupe Scholarship

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 4:01 pm | Ministry of Education

Eight Waikato-based student teachers have been awarded a Kupe Scholarship by Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis in a ceremony held in Parliament, Wellington, today. More >>

Wellington Student Teachers Receive Kupe Scholarship

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 4:01 pm | Ministry of Education

Five Wellington regional-based student teachers have been awarded a Kupe Scholarship by Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis in a ceremony held in Parliament, Wellington, today. More >>

Auckland Student Teachers Receive Kupe Scholarship

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 4:00 pm | Ministry of Education

Nine Auckland-based student teachers have been awarded Kupe Scholarships by Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis in a ceremony held in Parliament, Wellington, today. More >>

Pay equity settlement for support workers within reach

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 3:32 pm | Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education today signed Terms of Settlement with NZEI Te Riu Roa to address a pay equity claim for 329 staff providing support to young children with additional learning needs. The Terms were also signed by three Ministry staff who ... More >>

Ministry rejects union’s claim of teacher shortage

Monday, 30 July 2018, 3:42 pm | Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education is surprised by NZEI’s claim that New Zealand’s teacher shortage is heading towards disaster point by 2030, says Deputy Secretary of Early Learning and Student Achievement Ellen MacGregor-Reid. More >>

Finalised firearm guidelines for schools released

Monday, 30 July 2018, 9:26 am | Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education and New Zealand School Trustees Association (NZSTA) have today released guidelines for schools developing a firearms policy. More >>

2017 ECE Complaints data released

Wednesday, 11 July 2018, 11:16 am | Ministry of Education

A new report released today by the Ministry of Education reflects the Ministry’s ongoing commitment to giving parents confidence in the early childhood education (ECE) sector, says Deputy Secretary Sector Enablement and Support Katrina Casey. More >>

Young people talking about bullying

Wednesday, 4 July 2018, 12:41 pm | Ministry of Education

A rap song from two students, Paulie Ewing and Te Hoko Te Riini, at Tarawera High School has taken top honours in the performance category of the Bullying Free NZ week competition. More >>

Ministry of Education: Statement on bargaining

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 6:19 pm | Ministry of Education

Statement on bargaining Source: Ministry of Education -- To be attributed to Ellen MacGregor-Reid, Deputy Secretary Early Learning and Student Achievement More >>

Future direction of early learning

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 3:39 pm | Ministry of Education

A new survey launched today will contribute to developing the government’s 10-year Strategic Plan for Early Learning, says Nancy Bell, Director of Early Learning at the Ministry of Education. More >>

Feedback sought for Tomorrow’s Schools Review

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 12:01 pm | Ministry of Education

The Independent Taskforce charged with reviewing the way our schools are governed, managed and administered wants to hear New Zealanders’ views and experiences of the schooling system. More >>

Weather closes 15 schools and six ECE

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 11:12 am | Ministry of Education

There are currently fifteen North Island schools and six early childhood services closed due to the weather. More >>

Progress and achievement now part of Education Conversation

Friday, 8 June 2018, 12:44 pm | Ministry of Education

Progress and achievement now part of the Education Conversation The Ministry of Education is seeking views about student progress and achievement as part of the nation-wide Education Conversation. More >>

Snow closes schools and ECE in Southland

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 1:12 pm | Ministry of Education

There are currently eleven schools and seventeen early childhood services closed in the lower south island as a result of heavy snow. This is impacting 3,799 students and 280 early childcare centre learners. More >>

Bullying-Free Week starts with the launch of ‘Oat the Goat’

Monday, 14 May 2018, 1:51 pm | Ministry of Education

Bullying-Free Week starts with the launch of ‘Oat the Goat’ A unique digital animation launched today by Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin aims to teach children about empathy and acceptance. More >>

Wet weather likely to result in some school and ECE closures

Monday, 30 April 2018, 8:43 am | Ministry of Education

Some schools and early learning centres in the Bay of Plenty and South Canterbury are likely to be closed today due to flooding. More >>

ECE complaints data released

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 1:45 pm | Ministry of Education

A new report released today by the Ministry of Education provides greater transparency and additional information to parents, says Deputy Secretary Sector Enablement and Support Katrina Casey. More >>

Keep in contact with schools after stormy weather

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 10:53 am | Ministry of Education

Stormy weather has forced the closure of a number of schools and early learning services in Auckland, Waikato and Taranaki. More >>

Severe weather: Parents should keep in touch with schools

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 9:20 am | Ministry of Education

Parents and whanau should keep in touch with their children’s school/kura or early learning service this morning to get information on possible closures. Yesterday 19 schools and four ECEs closed as a result of severe weather. More >>

 

 

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