Doctoral Scholarship Opportunity in Education Policy
A one-time doctoral scholarship designed for an outstanding new full-time applicant in the area of education policy formation, implementation or evaluation.
- Value: NZ$28,200 plus domestic fees per year (three years)
- Closing date: 1 November 2020
- Acceptance into doctoral programme required before 1 March 2021
The successful applicant will engage in doctoral study of education policy, focused on New Zealand or international* education policy, at a school, regional or national level, supervised by Dr Jo Smith.
An ideal research focus might include:
- Teacher certification, hiring, evaluation, and/or retention policies
- English learner policies
- Education funding policies
- Student discipline policies
- Assessment policies
- Decision-making roles (e.g., of school leaders, Boards of Trustees, the Ministry of Education)
*Note: Given the uncertain Covid-19 situation, international applicants will need to qualify under applicable requirements related to travel. Please source further information from NZ Immigration and MBIE websites prior to applying.
For more details: auckland.ac.nz/education-policy
Apply for PhD study: auckland.ac.nz/apply
Contact: Dr Jo Smith
(09) 923 1803
Montessori Aotearoa New Zealand Conference 2020
Welcome to the information and registration site for MANZ Conference 2020!
I am delighted to present to you the amazing line-up of speakers who are providing a wide range of topics which will, I’m sure, inspire you. Come along to the Wairakei Resort, Taupō while soaking up knowledge for your kete.
In 2020 we are celebrating the 150 years since the birth of our founder Dr Maria Montessori. Come along to our network drinks on Saturday 4 July to help us celebrate this important milestone.
I look forward to welcoming you.
Cathy Wilson, Executive Officer, MANZ
2020 Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Awards – Entries Open Now
The Awards recognise and share inspiring work by schools, kura and early learning services that benefits children and young people, whānau and entire communities.
The 4 award categories are:
Excellence in Engaging
Excellence in Leading
Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Excellence in Wellbeing Education
This year’s Education Focus Prize, which changes every year, celebrates Excellence in Environmental and Sustainability Education.
You have until Friday 10 April to submit your entry.
Visit pmawards.education.govt.nz for more information and to download the entry form.
If you have any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 PM AWARDS (0800 762 927).