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Creating a Maori and Pasifika Context for STEM Subjects

Sunday, 10 February 2019, 5:03 pm | ACE Aotearoa

Maori and Pasifika community educators will gather at their annual Hui Fono at the Wharewaka in Wellington next week, February 13-15 to explore the relationship between traditional knowledge and STEM subjects. Participants will also look at where the ... More >>

Community Educator Recognised for Inspirational Teaching

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 9:09 am | ACE Aotearoa

Whanganui Learning Centre Trust manager and community educator, Gail Harrison has received a national Tertiary Teaching Excellence Award (TTEA) for her sustained contribution to learners, communities and Aotearoa New Zealand. The Awards were presented at a ... More >>

Adult and Community Education (ACE) Conference, June 13-15

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 3:00 pm | ACE Aotearoa

Community educators will gather at Te Wharewaka o Pōneke, June 13-15 to examine how ready, relevant and globally focused they are to meet the needs of adult learners in a fast changing world. More >>

The Getting of Wisdom Exchange: Focus on later life learning

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 10:04 am | ACE Aotearoa

National peak bodies for adult and community education, Adult Learning Australia (ALA) and ACE Aotearoa have combined with a European-based network of researchers (ELOA) to host a unique series of study tours and one day conferences in Ballarat ... More >>

Learning Nation Focus for Adult Learners’ Week

Sunday, 4 September 2016, 8:19 pm | ACE Aotearoa

Adult educators will be on the streets during Adult Learners’ Week/He Tangata Mātauranga, September 5-11, asking people what they would like to learn and recording their responses. The campaign called ‘Learning Nation’ will be a focus for this year’s celebration. ... More >>

Canadian Educator Headlines ACE Conference

Thursday, 29 May 2014, 2:40 pm | ACE Aotearoa

Canadian author and educator, Barbara Arrowsmith-Young will deliver a keynote at this year’s Adult and Community Education (ACE) Conference at the CQ Hotel in Wellington, June 17-19. More >>

Waiheke Adult Literacy, Wellington MenzShed Recognised

Friday, 30 August 2013, 4:27 pm | ACE Aotearoa

Waiheke Adult Literacy and the Wellington MenzShed are this year’s recipients of Dynamic Community Learning Awards. The Awards recognise excellence in community-based learning and will be presented during Adult Learners’ Week/He Tangata Mātauranga, ... More >>

It’s Geni – US. Māori and Pasifika Hui Fono 2013

Tuesday, 22 January 2013, 11:38 am | ACE Aotearoa

Jacob Luamanuvae-Su'a, spent much of his time at school scribbling in the back of books. The journey which led him to the animation suite at Weta Digital to work on movie block busters like The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret Life of the Unicorn, ... More >>

Big Demand for Financial Literacy in ACE Sector

Thursday, 6 September 2012, 3:02 pm | ACE Aotearoa

ACE Aotearoa, the lead agency for adult and community education applauds the introduction of Money Week to highlight the need for better financial literacy and money management. The week coincides with Adult Learners’ Week/He Tangata Mātauranga. More >>

Intergenerational Learning Key to Strong Communities

Monday, 27 August 2012, 11:06 am | ACE Aotearoa

Adult learner Seruwaia Koroi knows first hand that to achieve your goals requires effort. It is a message she shares with her kids often. It is a message she will also share in a You Tube video during this year’s Adult Learners’ Week/He Tangata ... More >>

Wellington Scoops Adult Learning Awards

Thursday, 27 October 2011, 4:44 pm | ACE Aotearoa

Two outstanding community education providers from Wellington will receive Dynamic Community Learning Awards at this year’s Adult Learners’ Week launch to be held at Putiki Marae, Whanganui on November 1. More >>

ACE Sector Applauds Labour Tertiary Education Policy

Saturday, 8 October 2011, 2:44 pm | ACE Aotearoa

ACE Aotearoa Board Co - Chairs Wendel Richardson and Ani Pahuru - Huriwai say Labour’s Tertiary Education policy acknowledges the importance of the Adult and Community Education Sector. More >>

Re-Focused Night Classes Get PD Support From ACE

Monday, 12 October 2009, 12:32 pm | ACE Aotearoa

ACE Aotearoa welcomes the opportunity to help build the capability of the schools selected to provide adult education within the government’s new priorities says Co Chair of ACE Aotearoa, Analiese Robertson. The Tertiary Education Commission has ... More >>