Projects tagged with Pedagogy
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COI Te Kōhanga Reo o Pūau Te Moananui a Kiwa: Te Ohonga Ake o Te Reo - The Re-awakening of Māori Language
Topics: Evaluation, Kaupapa Māori, Pedagogy, Special Character Schools, Schools, Parenting, Kaupapa, Te Āo Māori, Whānau, Language, Innovation
This report tells the story of the journey undertaken by the Whānau of Te Kōhanga Reo o Pūau Te Moananui a Kiwa during the time when they were a designated Centre of Innovation, 2003 to 2006. The introductory chapter follows a kauapapa Māori format, by providing the whakapapa to Te Kōhanga Reo o Pūau Te Moananui a Kiwa. It...
Topics: Evaluation, Pedagogy, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Tertiary Education, Leadership, Innovation
This research study of how literacy, numeracy and language (LNL)1 teachers actually teach is the first of its kind in New Zealand , and one of a small number internationally. It is part of a growing body of research in this area (Benseman, 2003). The purpose of this study was to start the process of exploring...
The Parent Mentoring Initiatives is the forming of relationships between parents and school that enables both parties to contribute more effectively to the education and achievement of students. The evaluation is to assess the effectiveness of Parent Mentoring programmes and to explore the effect they have on student achievement...
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Innovation
This review analyses the literature on the effects of curricula and assessment on pedagogical approaches and educational outcomes, i.e. student achievement. The review looks at whether there are differences between mandated or local curricula in terms of their impact on teaching practice and student learning. It also examines...
The Impact of Family and Community Resources on Student Outcomes: An Assessment of the International Literature with Implications for New Zealand
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Peer Support, Community Development, Pedagogy, Schools, Families & Whānau
This review, which is one of the literature reviews commissioned as part of the Strategic Research Initiative, examines the impact of family and community resources on student outcomes. It includes international and New Zealand research. In terms of family environment, the review examined various factors which are thought to...
Topics: Evaluation, Pedagogy, Schools, Secondary Education, Information & Communications Technology, Science & Technology
FarNet is one of four Digital Opportunities Pilot Projects that aimed to “bridge the digital divide” by introducing information and communications technology (ICT) into various educational settings with the ultimate aim of improving student achievement and increasing participation, particularly in maths, science and technology....
Topics: Literature review, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Inequality, Pedagogy, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Refugees, Resilience, Discrimination, Language
This review looks at different models, methods and best practice for intervening with refugee children in New Zealand schools. It examines the literature on refugee trauma, loss and grief and second language concerns, resilience, issues of migration, school and teacher effects, and conceptual and policy issues. It also discusses...
Characteristics of professional development linked to enhanced pedagogy and children's learning in early childhood settings: A best evidence synthesis
This best evidence synthesis is derived from research that provides strong evidence of linkages to learning opportunities, experiences, and outcomes for children. An important focus of the work is professional development in support of educational practice that is inclusive of diverse children, families, and...
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