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

Report

Te Whaihanga | To better prepare built environment professionals to work and engage with Māori

A project report prepared by Dory Reeves and Lena Henry, from the University of Auckland.

(PDF, 5.4 MB, 90-pages).

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Workshop

What are we going to learn? Writing SMART learning outcomes

This is a two-week online course.

Use Blooms Taxonomy to develop SMART learning outcomes for your own teaching context; develop and build on learner-centred teaching practices with outcomes that align with NZQA Level Descriptors.

News

Celebrating excellent teaching and training across the tertiary sector

The 2019 round of the National Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards is going through its greatest change since 2002. Find out what's happening. 

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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 REPORT Ka nanakia hoki ki te numeracy Better than before

Report

Ka nanakia hoki ki te numeracy: Better than before

A report prepared by Pania Te Maro and Liza Kohunui.

(PDF, 635 KB, 25-pages).

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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