Projects tagged with Education & Training and Schools
128 results found
31 Jan 2018
The Children’s Commissioner and the School Trustees Association have a shared interest in ensuring the National Education and Learning Priorities are grounded in the needs and lived experiences of all tamariki and rangatahi in Aotearoa. During October and November 2017, they engaged with 1,678 children and young people face to...
Topics: Research, Education & Training, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Information & Communications Technology
This report details the results of an investigation into the school-based assessment, PAT: Reading Comprehension, which has recently gone online. NZCER wanted to know whether the test items behaved in similar ways in the online and paper-based modes, and whether there was any difference in student scores.
Reports for the research and development project Ngāue Fakataha ki he Ako ’a e Fānau — Schools and Parents and Families Working Together to Better Understand and Support Pasifika Students’ Progress and Achievement at School.
Every child in New Zealand deserves to thrive physically, academically, socially, and culturally. However, too many Māori children are leaving school without the education they deserve. The number of Māori students is growing. By 2030, the proportion of children who are Māori is likely to increase to about 30...
In 2012, we started a five-year programme of work to find out how well the education system supports Māori students to achieve their full potential. This third report looks at whether the Ministry of Education, education agencies, and schools use and manage information effectively and efficiently to improve educational success...
Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Education & Training, Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education
Profile & Trends is a primary information resource on New Zealand’s tertiary education system covering participation, achievement, resourcing, capability, research and much more. In addition to the analysis of sector trends and performance, the report contains a number of short articles on topics of...
This report presents findings from a case study of Owairaka District School's collaboration with their community as part of the Garden to Table programme and other initiatives. It is the second case study NZCER has carried out as part of a wider project looking at successful and sustained collaborations between New Zealand...
WAPA is a network of West Auckland schools which have worked together since 2009. NZCER has worked alongside them to look at WAPA's progress and what supports it. The paper contains insights for the new Communities of Learning networks.
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...
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