Project Details

Ako Aotearoa is committed to improving teaching and learning within the tertiary sector in Aotearoa New Zealand. Our goal is to enhance teaching practice across the tertiary sector and to achieve the best possible educational outcomes for learners. To ensure our services improve the way people deliver high-quality tertiary teaching, we get independent experts to review the impact of our work.

The reports on this page each review targeted areas of Ako Aotearoa funded work, and have been used by us to check the work we’re doing with the tertiary sector is bringing about lasting change in tertiary teaching and enhancing learner success. Outcomes and learnings from these reports help us make informed decisions for our future work.

Status

Completed

Funding

$0.00 (excl GST)

Key Findings

Key Recommendations

Synthesis report

Māori learner success in tertiary education | Highlights from Ako Aotearoa supported research projects

This report presents highlights and key findings from Ako Aotearoa funded projects that focused on supporting and developing Māori learner success.

  • 10 October 2017
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Report

Technology in learning: Benchmarking and developing sector capability

A research report prepared by Ako Aotearoa and Synapsys.

(PDF, 1.94 MB, 32-pages).

  • 1 August 2018
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Report

Tertiary Practitioner Education Training and Support – Taking Stock

A research report prepared by Martin Eadie, Chris Knol and Brigid Thorns. Published June 2010.

(PDF, 1.1MB, 74-pages).

  • 1 June 2010
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Synthesis report

Professional standards for Tertiary Teachers: A Synthesis of recent work and initiatives

This report has been prepared to further the debate for the introduction of professional standards across the tertiary education sector in Aotearoa New Zealand.

  • 14 February 2019
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Synthesis report

Designing the bridges | Highlights from Ako Aotearoa supported foundation, bridging and LLN research projects

A report that presents highlights and key findings from projects that have been funded and co-funded by Ako Aotearoa to do with bridging education.

  • 30 October 2017
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Synthesis report

e-Learning in tertiary Education | Highlights from Ako Aotearoa supported research

This report provides a synthesis of the outcomes from thirty eight Ako Aotearoa projects engaging with the diverse implications of technology for New Zealand tertiary education.

  • 28 February 2016
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Synthesis report

Educating health practitioners | What works

This report provides a summary of Ako Aotearoa-funded projects that explore approaches to educating and assessing health practitioners.

  • 30 May 2016
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Synthesis report

Learning in and for work | Highlights from Ako Aotearoa Research

This report provides a summary of the factors that make for successful workplace learning for learners/trainees, their tertiary education organisations (TEOs) and their workplaces.

  • 30 October 2014
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Synthesis report

Contributing to better tertiary teaching and learning outcomes - the summary

A summary of two reports on the impact of Ako Aotearoa’s co-funded projects.

  • 30 July 2017
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Synthesis report

Building capability and connection – how Ako Aotearoa is adding value to tertiary education in Aotearoa New Zealand

This report aims to demonstrate the impact that Ako Aotearoa’s work has achieved over the past ten years, and, to share the vision for our future.

  • 30 October 2017
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