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Early Childhood Education needs Leadership

Friday, 10 July 2009, 10:28 am | NZ Teachers Council

New Zealand's early childhood education sector would benefit from a cohesive leadership strategy, says New Zealand Teachers Council Director, Dr Peter Lind. More >>

World Teachers’ Day – Friday 31 October 2008

Thursday, 30 October 2008, 11:56 am | NZ Teachers Council

Teachers, educate, inspire, and make us strive for excellence. Nearly everyone can remember a teacher who touched their lives in a meaningful way. Who was yours? More >>

Linking Minds awards 2007

Wednesday, 21 November 2007, 2:10 pm | NZ Teachers Council

Linking Minds is a prestigious international award for young teachers sponsored by the British Council, NZ-UK Link Foundation, Ministry of Education and New Zealand Teachers Council. The award focus is on professional leadership, and aims to promote ... More >>

World Teachers’ Day celebrations in Aotearoa

Friday, 26 October 2007, 9:54 am | NZ Teachers Council

World Teachers’ Day will be celebrated on 26 October in Aotearoa New Zealand. The theme for this important day is ‘teacher professional learning’, which recognises that teaching is a learning profession. While professional learning generally begins ... More >>

Revised Policy for Limited Authority to Teach

Wednesday, 5 September 2007, 10:44 am | NZ Teachers Council

The Teachers Council is unequivocally committed to supporting the highest standards of excellence in the teaching profession. Through its teacher registration processes and approvals of teacher qualifications, the Council ensures that appropriately qualified ... More >>

Teachers Council Dispute Facts In Dominion Article

Monday, 15 January 2007, 3:45 pm | NZ Teachers Council

The Director of the New Zealand Teachers Council corrected errors in the NZPA article printed in the Dominion Post, 15 January 2007, Nats up ante over smacking teacher. More >>

Reporting Of Teachers Council Decisions

Saturday, 2 December 2006, 12:30 am | NZ Teachers Council

The Teachers Council announced today that in February 2007 all decisions made by its Disciplinary Tribunal will be made available to the public on the Council’s web-site. More >>

World Teachers’ Day 5 October 2006

Tuesday, 3 October 2006, 4:36 pm | NZ Teachers Council

The Director of the New Zealand Teachers Council, Dr Peter Lind, urges New Zealanders to acknowledge how important teachers are to their communities and the future development of the nation. More >>

Minister to launch Teacher Registration Document

Wednesday, 1 March 2006, 4:55 pm | NZ Teachers Council

A new expanded edition of the resource, Towards Full Registration, which has been published jointly by the New Zealand Teachers Council and the Ministry of Education, will be officially launched by the Minister of Education, Hon Steve Maharey, at Rangikura ... More >>

Teachers Council Election Results

Tuesday, 4 October 2005, 8:34 am | NZ Teachers Council

The New Zealand Teachers Council has announced the election of four new members to its governing council. The new members are Margaret WILSON (early childhood sector), Jill PAGE (primary sector), Steve WOOD (secondary sector) and Nola HAMBLETON (principals ... More >>

Teachers Elect Reps to Teacher's Council

Monday, 14 October 2002, 3:22 pm | NZ Teachers Council

The first ballot for teacher representatives held on Saturday, 12 October 2002 has resulted in four people being elected to serve on the Teachers Council for a term of three years. In all, 24,498 teachers voted in the election, representing a 44.2 ... More >>

Teachers Risk Losing Their Voting Rights

Thursday, 27 June 2002, 4:21 pm | NZ Teachers Council

The New Zealand Teachers Council is concerned that many teachers risk not being able to vote for their representatives on Council in the election to be held later this year. More >>

Teachers Council Appoints New Director

Tuesday, 11 June 2002, 10:16 am | NZ Teachers Council

The New Zealand Teachers Council has appointed a new Director, Margaret Kouvelis, who is currently a Professional Education Adviser at the Council. More >>

Teachers Council Receives Establishment Funding

Thursday, 23 May 2002, 4:31 pm | NZ Teachers Council

Today’s Budget has seen the provision of $400,000 in the current financial year, with further funding reducing over the next four years, to help establish the New Zealand Teachers Council. More >>

New Zealand Teachers Council

Tuesday, 5 February 2002, 9:31 am | NZ Teachers Council

Yesterday they were Teacher Registration Board staff, today they are employed by the Teachers Council. This morning the staff held a ceremony to celebrate the change. It is more than a change of name. The prime task of the Board was to register teachers. ... More >>