Ako Aotearoa leads New Zealand's tertiary sector in building educational capability for learner success.


Tapatoru Online Educator Pathway

This tool provides educators with essential skills, strategies, and knowledge to weave Tapatoru values into teaching and support roles.

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Ako Aotearoa Regional Forums return in 2024

The Sector Services Managers of Ako Aotearoa are delighted to confirm the return of our Regional Forums in 2024 under the theme Tūhono: Connecting Traditions and Futures in Tertiary Learning.

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Collage of the 2023 recipients of the Ako Aotearoa Pacific Professional Development Scholarship


Congratulations to the 2023 Pacific Professional Development Scholarship Fund recipients

We are delighted to announce the six recipients of the 2023 Pacific Professional Development Scholarship Fund.

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New discussion paper addresses the need for a new digital skills framework

Scoping a Digital Skills Framework for Aotearoa New Zealand – a new discussion paper by Dr Anne Alkema – is now available in our Knowledge Centre.

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A special Waitangi Day message from Ako Aotearoa Kaihautū Mātauranga Māori

‘Mā te āta whakamōhio, ka mārama tātou ki Te Tiriti o Waitangi – Through proactive education, we will better understand Te Tiriti o Waitangi’.