News, events and consultations
Kawepūrongo, Whakawhitinga Kōrero
This section covers news relevant to tertiary education organisations. It includes TEC, government and TEO initiatives, changes to our funding or reporting, and sector trends and research. You will also find information on any open consultations, including those we are running on behalf of the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment.
Kei konei ngā kawepūrongo e hāngai ana ki ngā kura mātauranga matua. Ka whakawhāiti mai ngā kaupapa kei te kōkiritia e te Amorangi Mātauranga Matua (TEC), te kāwanatanga me ngā kura mātauranga matua, te panonitanga ā-pūtea tautoko, ā-pūrongo hoki, ngā ahunga hou a te rāngai me ngā mahi rangahau. Ka kitea hoki ngā pārongo mō ngā whakawhitinga kōrero tuwhera, tae atu ki ērā kei te whakahaeretia e mātou mō te taha ki te Minita Mātauranga Matua, Pūkenga me te Whai Mahi.
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The hacker, the hustler and the visionary – solving government problems in a new wayPublished 24 April 2017
Like any government, ours has some ‘wicked’ problems to solve, like what to do about the 58,000 people with mental health conditions who can’t find meaningful work. Or the fact we have nearly 4,500 ch...
From dreams to reality – at Toi Ohomai’s graduationPublished 21 April 2017
When 800 students graduated from Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology on 6 April Julia Kennedy from our Monitoring and Crown Ownership team was invited along as a special guest by the Council’s Chair Ca...
How a student-centred approach and data insights transformed Georgia State UniversityPublished 21 April 2017
Over the last five years, Georgia State University in Alabama, USA, has used a student-centred approach underpinned by predictive analytics to turn itself around from a low-performing university to on...
Refresh of Key Information for Students web pagesPublished 10 April 2017
Now that over half of eligible tertiary education organisations (TEOs) are preparing to publish the Key Information for Students (KIS) on their websites we have refreshed the KIS web pages to make the...
New report outlines the Government’s digital economy work programmePublished 6 April 2017
The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has published a new report that sets out how the Government is partnering with New Zealand’s digital sector and other economic sectors, to ena...
Ngā Kete gets a spruce upPublished 3 April 2017
We have made a small upgrade to Ngā Kete to improve the way search results are displayed, add further source systems to the search scope and generally improve functionality.
We take complaints seriouslyPublished 31 March 2017
Tim Fowler, our Chief Executive, was on Radio New Zealand this morning discussing the issues raised recently on the pressures some tertiary education staff indicate they feel. Tim made it clear that t...
Changing lives one word at a timePublished 30 March 2017
Private training establishment English Language Partners isn’t just providing its learners with an education – it’s changing communities.
A fun tool for everyday lifePublished 23 March 2017
More than 11,000 young people have used the Pathways Awarua Road Code online learning pathway to get them ready for their learner’s licence.
Auditing is all about the evidencePublished 22 March 2017
For tertiary education organisations (TEOs) it can be daunting facing a TEC audit, especially if it’s their first time. But it can also be seen as an opportunity to confirm their processes are robust ...