Projects tagged with Innovation
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The Ministry of Research, Science and Technology (MoRST) undertook an evaluation of Vision Mātauranga and the Māori Knowledge and Development Research output class (MKDOC). The evaluation has a strong focus on processes rather than outcomes. It aims to identify areas of strength and...
Topics: Evaluation, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Law & Justice, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Special Education, Innovation
This report presents the findings from a research project carried out in 2008 on the educational histories and pathways of alternative education (A.E.) students in New Zealand.
This report presents findings of an evaluation of the Early Childhood Education (ECE) Centres of Innovation (COI) programme, which ran between 2003 and 2009. The evaluation focused on centres that entered the programme between 2003 and 2006 (Rounds One to Three). The purpose of the evaluation was to determine the impact of the...
These reports present statistics about planned public sector funding of researchrelated activities for 2006/07, 2007/08, 2008/09. The activities covered by the reports include: • The amounts allocated for R&D, policy-related studies, general purpose data collection and other research...
Health Delivery Research Landscape: An overview of New Zealands research capability focused on health delivery
Topics: Research, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Healthcare, Innovation, Science & Technology
Health research makes critical contributions to the efficiency and effectiveness of health services, their transition to new models of care, and support for better health for New Zealanders and others. It covers a vast range of areas, from basic biomedical research — aimed at improving our understanding of biological and...
The Youth Participation Videos DVD profiles youth participation projects from around New Zealand that have been supported by the Ministry of Youth Development (MYD). The Ministry is often asked, by both adults wanting to set-up youth participation in their project and young people wanting to get involved, for...
In April 2008 the New Zealand government introduced an R&D tax credit scheme to encourage firms to invest more in R&D and increase their productivity and competitiveness. The Ministry of Research, Science and Technology (MoRST) is charged with evaluating the effectiveness of the design and implementation of the R...
Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Climate Change, Emissions, Energy, Food, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Innovation, Science & Technology
This document is a summary of a much larger report. During the course of this project, MoRST commissioned a number of reports and held a number of workshops. The overall approach in this project has been to look at the economy and the environment from the perspectives of “drivers” and “responses”. There are...
Topics: Evaluation, Community Development, Early Childhood Education, Pedagogy, Schools, Families & Whānau, Households, Parenting, Innovation
Wilton Playcentre was designated as a Centre of Innovation in 2003. This report focuses on the findings from baseline and final phase data collection, and 2½ years of action research. The research was undertaken by Wilton Playcentre parents, with the assistance of the research associates.
COI Te Kōpae Piripono: Ko koe kei tēnā kīwai, ko au kei tēnei kīwai o te kete (You carry your handle and I’ll carry my handle, of our kete)
Topics: Evaluation, Kaupapa Māori, Early Childhood Education, Pedagogy, Special Character Schools, Teachers, Schools, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Whānau, Culture, Customs & Traditions, Language, Innovation
This report documents a three-year Centre of Innovation research project, carried out by the whānau of Te Kōpae Piripono Māori immersion early childhood centre, into its exploration of leadership and the critical importance of whānau development in ensuring successful educational experiences and fulfilled lives for Māori...
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