Ako Aotearoa's goal is to lead New Zealand's tertiary sector in building educational capability for learner success.

We're excited to share our new website with you.
Connecting you to tertiary teaching and learning resources, events, projects and more. 
New content is being added daily, so keep checking back.


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Building an evidence base for teaching and learning design using learning analytics

A report prepared by Cathy Gunn, Jenny McDonald, Claire Donald, John Milne and Marion Blumenstein.

PDF, 3.1 MB, 52-pages.

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What are the characteristics of an effective learning journey for women entering trades?

Research into the learning journey of women in trades is underway and due for publication in 2020. Read more about the project.

Evaluating the effectiveness of support interventions for dyslexic learners in multiple learning environments

Want to know more about supporting and teaching adult learners with dyslexia? You're in luck. An Ako Aotearoa-supported project is exploring this topic, with findings and resources due out soon. 

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Youth guarantee pathways and profiles project

A research project looking at the experiences of young people in Youth Guarantee Fees-Free training programme is underway. Read the interim report.

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Māori learners in the workplace setting

You can improve the learning outcomes of Māori learners in your workplace. Check out the recommendations in an Ako Aotearoa research report.

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Embedding employability in the curriculum

Can a curriculum improve a graduate's employability? A new Ako Aotearoa project due to finish in 2019 will tell us the answer. Read more about the project.


tertiary resources in our Knowledge Centre


active research projects


professional development events this year


co-funding opportunities and partnerships