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Building a world-leading education system that equips all New Zealanders with the knowledge, skills, and values to be successful citizens in the 21st century.
Information about your child's education including tips on choosing an ECE service or school, what they learn, how their progress is assessed and more.
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Teaching resources, curriculum information, forms and processes, teaching news and professional development.
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Information and resources boards need for effective governance of their schools.
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Study tools, websites, scholarships, guides to studying in New Zealand.
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Access to research literature with a focus on education in New Zealand.
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The Vocational Pathways provide new ways to achieve NCEA Level 2, the foundation for success to further education and work. The pathways show students how their learning and achievement will be valued in the workplace and the types of jobs and further study options available.
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Minister of Education announced new awards designed to recognise and celebrate education excellence. Find out more >>
Ka Hikitia – Accelerating Success 2013-2017 the updated Māori education strategy and Tau Mai Te Reo the Ministry of Education’s new Māori language in education strategy are now available online. Now is the time to act and accelerate Māori education success. Read more
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Content last updated: 10 March 2014
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