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At home in Hiroshima – and speaking like a local

By   /  August 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Ara Institute of Canterbury, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, Press Release  /  Comments Off on At home in Hiroshima – and speaking like a local

MIL OSI – Source: Ara Institute of Canterbury Headline: At home in Hiroshima – and speaking like a local Missing the auditions for NASDA (the National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Art at Ara) was a gift in disguise for Alexander ‘Zander’ Hay. He enrolled instead in a Certificate of Japanese at Ara and discovered […]

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Qatar cauterised? – Gulf diplomatic crisis in focus

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Qatar cauterised? – Gulf diplomatic crisis in focus

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Qatar cauterised? – Gulf diplomatic crisis in focus Qatar civilian aircraft has been blocked from flying over several Gulf states’ airspace Global attention has been fixated lately on the sabre-rattling tensions between newly-nuclearised North Korea and the super-powered United States. Meanwhile, over the past two […]

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DualPathways Pilot

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on DualPathways Pilot

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission Headline: DualPathways Pilot DualPathways Pilot, Flexible Parternships (SAC 3+2) and Engineering Education to Employment (Engineering e2e) are all Secondary-Tertiary Programmes (STPs). The goal of: the DualPathways Pilot is to transition students from school into employment with continuing or higher level, industry-focused education SAC 3+2 is to transition students from school into higher […]

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Encouraging new teachers in South Auckland

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Encouraging new teachers in South Auckland

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Encouraging new teachers in South Auckland Auckland University of Technology (AUT) has been granted exemption from the Initial Teacher Education moratorium that’s currently in place, so it can offer teacher training in South Auckland from the start of 2018, Education Minister Nikki Kaye announced today. […]

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Further funding to increase teacher numbers

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Further funding to increase teacher numbers

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Further funding to increase teacher numbers Education Minister Nikki Kaye today announced a $3 million package to help increase teacher numbers, with a focus on Auckland. “I’ve looked closely at teacher supply and listened to what principals and teachers have told me about growing pressure, […]

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Budget 2017: Further $6 million investment in Bay of Plenty Schools

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release, Tim Macindoe  /  Comments Off on Budget 2017: Further $6 million investment in Bay of Plenty Schools

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Budget 2017: Further $6 million investment in Bay of Plenty Schools Around $6 million will be invested to build more new classrooms in the Tauranga area, say Education Minister Nikki Kaye and Associate Education Minister Tim Macindoe. Mr Macindoe visited Tauranga Boys’ College today to […]

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Massey alumna named Young Fruit Grower of the Year

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey alumna named Young Fruit Grower of the Year

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Massey alumna named Young Fruit Grower of the Year Ms Erin Atkinson, Horticulture New Zealand’s Young Fruit Grower of the Year. Massey alumna Erin Atkinson has been named Horticulture New Zealand’s Young Fruit Grower of the Year. Ms Atkinson represented her province proudly in the […]

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Plan to raise achievement in maths and writing

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Plan to raise achievement in maths and writing

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Plan to raise achievement in maths and writing Education Minister Nikki Kaye today released a plan to support schools and early learning providers to lift achievement in maths and writing. Earlier this year the Government announced a new Better Public Service goal to have at […]

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$9m redevelopment of Mana College, Porirua

By   /  August 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release, Tim Macindoe  /  Comments Off on $9m redevelopment of Mana College, Porirua

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $9m redevelopment of Mana College, Porirua Around $9 million will be invested to redevelop Mana College in Porirua, say Education Minister Nikki Kaye and Associate Education Minister Tim Macindoe. Minister Kaye visited the school this morning to make the announcement, along with the Prime Minister, […]

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New Auckland History focus

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on New Auckland History focus

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Auckland History focus A new initiative focused on understanding Auckland’s past in all its diversity and vibrancy is being launched at the University of Auckland. The Auckland History Initiative, which has come out of the Faculty of Arts History Discipline, aims to start […]

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Will immigration anxiety shape this election?

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Will immigration anxiety shape this election?

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Will immigration anxiety shape this election? In the Stuff.co.nz/Massey survey just over half of respondents felt the numbers arriving are too high. By Distinguished Professor Paul Spoonley. As the election campaign kicked off, it appeared that immigration would be one of the defining talking points. […]

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Education and industry collaborating on digital learning opportunities

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Education and industry collaborating on digital learning opportunities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Education and industry collaborating on digital learning opportunities Education Minister Nikki Kaye says the Ministry of Education has been working closely with the ICT industry on ways to enhance digital technologies learning, and is finalising criteria for the $6 million Digital Technology for All Equity […]

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Workshops for would-be accountants

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Workshops for would-be accountants

MIL OSI – Source: NorthTec – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Workshops for would-be accountants A series of free careers workshops for business students will be held at NorthTec over the next two months. The workshops are organised by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) as part of the organisation’s ‘Careers Series’. Although they are […]

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New site for Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Wānanga Whare Tāpere o Takitimu, Hastings

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release, Tim Macindoe  /  Comments Off on New site for Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Wānanga Whare Tāpere o Takitimu, Hastings

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New site for Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Wānanga Whare Tāpere o Takitimu, Hastings A new site has been purchased for Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Wānanga Whare Tāpere o Takitimu in Hastings, Education Minister Nikki Kaye and Associate Education Minister Tim Macindoe […]

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Otago memory philosopher receives prestigious medal

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago memory philosopher receives prestigious medal

MIL OSI – Source: University of Otago Headline: Otago memory philosopher receives prestigious medal Tuesday, 15 August 2017 10:32amDr Kourken (Kirk) MichaelianAn internationally leading philosopher of memory, Dr Kourken (Kirk) Michaelian, is the latest recipient of the University of Otago’s Carl Smith Medal and Rowheath Trust Award.The Award and Medal, which recognise outstanding research performance […]

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Massey urges sustainable farming entries

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey urges sustainable farming entries

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Massey urges sustainable farming entries Entries are open for the 2018 Ballance Farm Environment Awards.  Massey University is encouraging the cream of the crop in sustainable farming to put their best foot forward with entries for the 2018 Ballance Farm Environment Awards now open in […]

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Students to forge links with Latin America

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Students to forge links with Latin America

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Students to forge links with Latin America A South American adventure awaits two University of Auckland students who have received Prime Minister’s Scholarships to Latin America (PMSLA). Commerce student Lauren Wilks, from Nelson, will undertake a 20 week exchange programme at Mexico’s Tecnológico de […]

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Dairy intolerance real – “not in people’s heads”

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Dairy intolerance real – “not in people’s heads”

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dairy intolerance real – “not in people’s heads” For the first time, scientists have shown that dairy intolerance is a physiological condition distinct from lactose intolerance, and not “all in people’s heads”. “Lots of people suspect that they have some intolerance to dairy foods, […]

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Budget 2017: Extra classroom capacity for Invercargill

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tim Macindoe  /  Comments Off on Budget 2017: Extra classroom capacity for Invercargill

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Budget 2017: Extra classroom capacity for Invercargill Donovan Primary in Invercargill will receive funding to build two new classrooms as part of a second tranche of roll growth funding, Associate Education Minister Tim Macindoe has announced. Invercargill MP Sarah Dowie represented Mr Macindoe at Donovan […]

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Māori and Pasifika Trades Training

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on Māori and Pasifika Trades Training

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission Headline: Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Māori and Pasifika learners aged between 16 to 40 years old can access the fees-free programmes of study and training in trades. The training leads to qualifications at levels 1 to 4 on the NZQF, which meet pre-employment trade training requirements of […]

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