Google Partner Summit an eye-opener for Puhoro STEM Academy

Google Partner Summit an eye-opener for Puhoro STEM Academy

Sourced Content Puhoro  was one of a select number of organisations in Australia and New Zealand invited to attend the Google 2019 Partner Summit in Sydney, Australia. The conference, held on December 3 and 4, 2019, focused on three broad challenges including growing participation across digital technologies, reframing the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) agenda, as well as funding…

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Massey University student at Winter Youth Olympic Games

Massey University student at Winter Youth Olympic Games

Supplied Content Twenty-one-year-old Massey student Zakea Page has achieved his lifelong dream of performing at an Olympic opening ceremony, in Lausanne, Switzerland, at the Winter Youth Olympic Games. Mr Page performed his unique artform, which blends sport and art, in front of thousands at Vaudoise Arena on January 9, 2020 making him the first person to design a Youth Olympic medal…

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Multimillion Dollar Early Learning Centre In East Auckland

Multimillion Dollar Early Learning Centre In East Auckland

Supplied Content Rainbow Corner Group Sets A New Benchmark A running track, soccer field, extended operating hours, onsite doctor, catering and a bespoke natural environment are just some of the features that 200 Auckland pre-schoolers will enjoy when Rainbow Corner Group’s newest Early Learning Centre opens in Flat Bush shortly. The multi-million dollar project is a major investment in East…

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e-Mental Health Framework on the cards

e-Mental Health Framework on the cards

Sourced Content New Zealand’s Health Ministry is developing an eMental Health Framework to guide the use of eMental health services. Mental Health and Addiction Deputy Director-General Robyn Shearer announced this initiative at the International eMental Health Experts Forum held at Northern Club in Auckland on November 13, 2019. Professor (Adjunct) Anil Thapliyal Auckland based HealthTRX organised the one-day Conference which…

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Education overhaul includes new Support Agency

Schools lose right to manage zonal system John Gerritsen The government is creating a new division in the Education Ministry in an overhaul that will strip schools of the right to manage their enrolment zones and their property. There will also be minimum standards for prospective principals and possible compulsory training for school trustees. Education Minister Chris Hipkins said that…

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Parmjeet Parmar asks PM about Shane Jones

Standfirst: National List MP Dr Parmjeet Parmar has written to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern labelling New Zealand First List MP Shane Jones’s outburst against the Indian Community last month as ‘incendiary’ and as hate speech.   Wellington, November 3, 2019 By Email Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern Parliament Buildings Wellington Dear Prime Minister, Re: Comments of the Hon Shane Jones to…

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University of Auckland tops in student accommodation

Supplied Content The University of Auckland is set to open its new Hostel (Waiparuru) in time for the 2020 academic year, bringing the total number of beds available for students to 4500. The addition will make the University the largest provider of student accommodation. Strategic decision Michael Rengers, Associate Director of Accommodation, said that only 10 years ago the University…

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