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.
Dream of a bilingual nation - what will the linguistic future of Aotearoa New Zealand look like?
From Parliament to the fish and chip shop, Dr R?pata Wiri imagines a day when all Kiwis can switch between te reo and English.
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Sep 2021 10:00:00 GMT
We need a law change to recognise te reo M?ori as a curriculum, the same as English
OPINION: As the country embraces Te Wiki o te Reo M?ori, educator Bruce Jepsen calls for a law change to give our indigenous language the same status as the English curriculum.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 01:00:00 GMT
Taika Waititi challenges teachers to \'unteach racism\' in effort to address prejudice
He?s partnered up with the New Zealand Teaching Council ... he didn?t bathe enough. He says teachers questioned his ability to thrive in English-heavy subjects and his aspirations to work ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 May 2021 19:20:00 GMT
Pro Runner Ruth Croft?s Tips on How to Step Up Your Ultra Game
Even as a kid, I was running almost every day and racing cross country, mountains, and roads, which was normal in New Zealand. After school I moved to Taiwan to teach English and gave up running ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 25 Aug 2021 07:47:00 GMT
Nature and the English Diaspora
To register your interest please contact email@example.com providing details of the course you are teaching. First published in 1999 ... Australia, and New Zealand. It examines the development of ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Sep 2021 03:10:00 GMT
Narrative of a Voyage to New Zealand
To register your interest please contact firstname.lastname@example.org providing details of the course you are teaching ... in New South Wales in 1813 but rather than develop his business, he accompanied ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 05 Sep 2021 19:07:00 GMT
New Zealand secondary school students compete for Chinese proficiency
Dong Zhixue, education counsellor of the Chinese embassy in New Zealand, said at the opening ceremony that the Chinese teaching program this year has been facing a lot of difficulties due to the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 08 Aug 2021 08:51:00 GMT
They reported being scared to ask their teachers questions in the classroom and being chronically behind in their learning, lacking support to learn the content and English simultaneously.
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Sep 2021 10:43:00 GMT
Maine Senate President Jackson tests positive for COVID-19; White House lays out new global targets in coronavirus pandemic fight
Coronavirus case counts are once again rising across the US, near and far. Health officials are scrambling to vaccinate as the Delta variant takes hold.Below, we?re gathering the latest news and ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 07:41:29 GMT
New Zealand early childhood teacher denounces lack of COVID-19 protections
The World Socialist Web Site received the following letter from an early childhood teacher in New Zealand, highlighting the significant risks that COVID-19 will spread in early childhood centres ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Sep 2021 01:03:00 GMT
New Zealand: COVID-19 lockdown lifted outside Auckland
New Zealand?s largest city ... The unions have not criticised the reopening policy. The Post-Primary Teachers? Association and NZEI Te Riu Roa (the primary union) are simply echoing the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Sep 2021 22:06:00 GMT
US Teacher Source of COVID-19 Outbreak at School, CDC Says
A U.S. teacher who read aloud to her students while ... described as a ?textbook example of ethnic cleansing.? In New Zealand, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Sunday that the country ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 29 Aug 2021 02:49:00 GMT