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

Workshop

Achieving student success | Unpacking a Pasifika resource kit

Gain greater understanding of Pacific perspectives and explore a newly developed tool for a range of strategies and resources to assist you with more meaningful engagement with your Pasifika learners.

Workshop

Growing numeracy | Building confidence with numbers

Discover skills and resources to improve numeracy instruction and help learners increase their confidence and competency with numbers. This course has two facilitated online sessions with an online mentor available throughout to provide support and feedback on your use of the resources with your learners.

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Project

Identifying authentic teaching strategies that build employability skills

This collaborative project between seven Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITPs) produced a toolkit of ideas and strategies to assist teachers in vocational education in embedding employability skills into their teaching practices.

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Project

Understanding Assessment Anxiety during the Student Transition to University

A two-year project to understand the assessment-related anxieties which first-year students in Aotearoa New Zealand may experience.

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Project

How to harness Photovoice as a teaching tool

A project to improve learners’ literacy skills by using Photovoice as the central mode of an integrated project-based teaching method.

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tertiary resources in our Knowledge Centre

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active research projects

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professional development events this year

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co-funding opportunities and partnerships