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Disappointed with NCEA results? Try Summer School

Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 10:43 am | Te Kura

NCEA results can be cause for celebration – or disappointment. Te Kura’s Summer School offers hope to students who may have found themselves a few credits short. More >>

Te Kura student artwork on display at Mātauranga House

Monday, 17 December 2018, 12:36 pm | Te Kura

The artistry of Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura) students is now on permanent display in the Ministry of Education’s national office at Mātauranga House. More >>

Summer School offers students another chance to get NCEA

Wednesday, 28 November 2018, 10:53 am | Te Kura

Students who are a few credits short of completing NCEA can get their plans for 2019 back-on-track through learning online with Te Kura’s Summer School. More >>

Taking Opotiki to Parliament

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 10:31 am | Te Kura

Opotiki’s Tame Cole (TC) Koroheke Satele has been selected by MP David Parker to be a representative at next year’s Youth Parliament. TC is a student at Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura), New Zealand’s state distance education provider. More >>

Te Kura finalist in Best Design Awards 2018

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 12:48 pm | Te Kura

A school’s online learning environment, which has transformed the way distance students learn, is a finalist in the 2018 Best Design Awards. The Awards, by the Designers Institute of New Zealand, showcase excellence in graphic, spatial, product, ... More >>

Te Kura’s Big Picture Learning Pilot finalist for PM's Award

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 3:55 pm | Te Kura

A programme with the motto ‘one student at a time in a community of learners’ is a finalist in the Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Awards for the Education Focus Prize – Takatū. The Prize celebrates outstanding inclusive practices that ... More >>

Te Kura teacher wins Australasian Teaching Award

Friday, 18 August 2017, 4:04 pm | Te Kura

Jan Bolton has won the Teaching Excellence Award from the Australasian Association of Distance Education Schools (AADES) for her outstanding work in online education with Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura). More >>

Monday Live event bridges distance and celebrates talent

Friday, 23 June 2017, 2:11 pm | Te Kura

Students of Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura) will be coming together in Auckland city on Monday for a music and arts event. As New Zealand’s state distance education provider with over 23,000 students, the school finds innovative ways to enable students ... More >>

Te Kura prepared to be country’s first COOL

Friday, 12 May 2017, 3:39 pm | Te Kura

Te Kura is closer to becoming New Zealand’s first Community of Online Learning with the passing of the Education (Update) Amendment Bill’s third and final reading in Parliament. More >>

School’s in for summer at Te Kura

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 3:32 pm | Te Kura

Te Kura had a big increase in student enrolment for this year’s summer school. The distance education provider had 746 students enrol for summer school 2016/2017, up from 201 enrolments for summer school 2015/2016. More >>

NZ’s largest school announces prize winners

Tuesday, 17 December 2013, 11:51 am | Te Kura

The achievements of students at New Zealand’s largest school were celebrated at a ceremony in Wellington recently, where 23 students from around the country gathered to receive their prizes. In all, 83 prizes were awarded this year. More >>


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