Outlines the essential components of the Literacy and Numeracy Fund. The Ministerial determination provides a mandate for us to allocate and administer the funding. Issued by the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment.
Outlines our work and achievements for the previous year. Includes our outcomes framework.
Summary of feedback we received on this consultation, including the decisions made as a result. The proposals mean small to medium-sized education providers would not have to submit an investment plan to get funding from us.
Describes a framework for adult literacy and numeracy to help tertiary providers evaluate their performance. The framework uses an agreed set of criteria. Defines key terms and explains the components of the Framework.
Looks at the relationship between four measures in literacy and numeracy. The measures are widely used in secondary and tertiary education. The research will help educators understand the assessment of learners across the different measures.
Summarises the key findings from four research reports we commissioned. Highlights what works for youth learners in tertiary education. Looks at initiatives like the Youth Guarantee and Trades Academy programmes.
Examines what prevents Youth Guarantee learners progressing on to higher levelsof study, training or employment. Identifies barriers. Finds that tertiary providers could do more to encourage pathways and support learners into further training, education or work.
Highlights key areas where tertiary educators most need professional development to help them teach more responsively to Māori and Pasifika learners. Findings will also inform our work on improving Māori and Pasifika learner outcomes.
This annotated bibliography draws on adult literacy, language and numeracy research from New Zealand, the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia and the USA. It looks at policy and practice.
Outlines the legislative changes to university and wānanga governance. Changes include reducing council membership, and requiring at least one member be Māori. Duties and accountabilities of council members are clarified.