New Zealand is a stable parliamentary democracy, which recognizes the British monarch as head of state. It has a modern economy with many tourist conveniences and efficient local services.
Phonics revolution: War of words over how to teach kids to read
But the move has sparked a war of words between academic experts who disagree whether it's the best way to teach kids to read. One fears the move is simply an "educational fad" and warns there's "no ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Jan 2021 08:00:00 GMT
LIVE WEBINAR: Teaching English Online and Abroad Q&A
TEFL teacher Audrey answers all of your questions about teaching online and abroad in our Facebook Live event.
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 07:14:00 GMT
New M?ori Performing Arts NCEA subject a step towards equity in education system
New Zealand?s education system has taken a step towards bicultural equality, with the launch of new NCEA standard?. Announced in December last year, the Maori perfo ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:45:00 GMT
\'There isn\'t really a bad teacher shortage\' - Bill English denies $379m education package is unrealistic
National leader Bill English has flatly denied any sort of New Zealand teacher shortage will hinder implementing the full scope of his ambitious new $379 million education package. Speaking to ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 27 Aug 2017 13:45:00 GMT
UK unis eye China teacher training opportunities
The British Chamber of Commerce in China has noted a ?considerable and growing demand for qualified teachers in international and bilingual schools? in the country which is unlikely to be met ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jan 2021 07:48:00 GMT
Meet the residents: Huia Books publisher Eboni Waitere
Lucy Revill's The Residents is a blog about daily life in Wellington that has morphed into a stylish, low-key coffee-table book featuring interviews and photographic portraits of 38 Wellingtonians. In ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Jan 2021 08:07:00 GMT
Will Online Learning be The New Mode in The Post-Covid Era?
Language teaching will focus on e-learning more than traditional offline learning in the post-COVID-19 period, said a teacher as the coronavirus forces ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:46:00 GMT
New Zealander found dead in tenanted house in southern Vietnam
A New Zealander who was an English teacher was found dead in a tenanted house in Vietnam on Tuesday, according to local authorities. The body of the New Zealander was discovered in the house the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Jan 2021 05:26:00 GMT
Language teaching to shift to e-learning in post-virus era
Language teaching will focus on e-learning more than traditional offline learning in the post-COVID-19 period, said a teacher as the coronavirus forces in-classroom learning to go online across the ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 22:54:00 GMT
In New Zealand, \'Hello\' Has Become \'Kia Ora.\' Will That Save the M?ori Language?
Kenny Williams began to study the M?ori language during his second COVID-19 lockdown. Williams, 36, lives alone and the isolation made him yearn to feel closer to his identity as an indigenous ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Dec 2020 02:16:00 GMT
New Zealand challenged by M?ori academics to decolonise its legal training
And both the practice and teaching of New Zealand law ... the difficulties of incorporating tikanga into New Zealand practice ? to treat English-based common law as something sacrosanct.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Jan 2021 16:00:00 GMT
paving the way for a resurgence of teaching English spelling in today?s classrooms. The spelling to read movement spotlights the importance of spelling for orthographic mapping and spelling?s ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Jan 2021 14:27:00 GMT