Projects tagged with Teachers
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This report comes from an exploratory project looking at professional learning and development for primary science teachers. In recent years there has been increased interest in science in New Zealand for social and economic reasons. However, there has been concern that the primary school system is not...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Early Childhood Education, Teachers, Schools
This report presents results from the 2013 Survey of Income, Expenditure and Fees (SIEF) at ECE Services. This survey collected information on the costs, income, assets and liabilities, fees and voluntary work and is comparable to the 2011 SIEF. The cost drivers surveys were also carried out in 2005, 2006 and 2008.
Topics: International Research, Research, Education & Training, Primary Education, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education
This report "How does New Zealand's education system compare?" draws on the New Zealand results in OECD's Education at a Glance 2015 and summarises the characteristics and performance of New Zealand's education system in an international context. This year's report relates to education in the 2013...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Productivity, Absenteeism & Truancy, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Secondary Education, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy
Partnership Schools | Kura Hourua (PSKH) are a new kind of school/kura outside the state system. The sponsors of PSKH are accountable to the Crown for raising student achievement through contracts to achieve specified school-level targets. Contracts will be renewed or revoked depending on the sponsor's performance. The most...
Topics: Evaluation, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Pedagogy, Primary Education, Teachers, E-Learning, Information & Communications Technology
This report outlines findings from an evaluation of the first year of a pilot initiative called the Manaiakalani Digital Teaching Academy (hereafter MDTA). The Manaiakalani Education Trust and the schools within its network are described in Section 2 to provide a context for the initiative and the evaluation. ...
This report is the second annual evaluation report for the Teach First NZ pilot programme. The first report focused on the programme’s first year, Cohort 13. This second report focuses on Year 2 for Cohort 13 and Year 1 for Cohort 14. This 2014 evaluation confirms that, in general, the Teach First NZ programme...
Topics: International Research, Monitoring, Employment & Labour, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Teachers, Quality of Life
This is the second 'Insights for Teachers' focusing on TALIS. In this 'Insights for Teachers' we report on the activities of New Zealand teachers and principals, and the high levels of job satisfaction they reported in the OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS)....
School-Wide in New Zealand: Main evaluation findings This report summarises the findings from the final phase of an evaluation of Positive Behaviour for Learning (PB4L) School-Wide. It describes the extent of implementation of School-Wide in schools, identifies short-term shifts...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Voluntary & Community, Early Childhood Education, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools
This report should be used as a background resource to the Continuity of Early Learning: Overview Report on Data Findings. The report provides detailed findings from the four hubs which comprised a school and its associated early years centres and four pairs of a school and its associated early years centre...
Topics: Monitoring, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Tertiary Education, Population Shifts
This brief presents the first analysis of the New Zealand TALIS data and concentrates on teacher and principal demographics. We are continuing our analysis of TALIS data, and will publish further information on topics such as teacher beliefs and practices and the role of school leaders. 34 countries and...
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