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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Educators welcome proposal for Te Reo Māori in schools

By   /  September 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Maori, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, Unions, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Educators welcome proposal for Te Reo Māori in schools

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) 10 September 2018 He tahuti mai ngā kaiako i te tūtohi mo Te Reo Māori ki roto i ngā kura. NZEI Te Riu Roa has welcomed a renewed call from the Green Party for universal te reo Maori, and want to take it one step further starting te reo Māori in […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Primary school leaders displaying symptoms of PTSD

By   /  September 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, Health, Maori, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Primary school leaders displaying symptoms of PTSD

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) 10 September 2018 Primary school leaders are struggling, and it’s getting worse, with some showing symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, according to the results of a survey conducted by NZEI Te Riu Roa and the Australian Catholic University. Researcher Associate Professor Phil Riley says initial results from the annual Health […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Pay equity settlement reached for support workers

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, Employment, English, Labour, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Pay equity settlement reached for support workers

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) 14 August 2018 Four Ministry of Education Support Workers enjoyed a celebratory cup of tea with the Prime Minister this afternoon, to mark the historic signing of the education sector’s first pay equity settlement. NZEI Te Riu Roa and the Ministry of Education today signed Terms of Settlement to address a pay […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: National Party U-turn on class size, teacher pay and education funding positive

By   /  July 30, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: National Party U-turn on class size, teacher pay and education funding positive

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) 29 July 2018 Teachers will welcome the National Party’s commitment to lowering class sizes, increasing teacher pay and ECE funding and reducing teacher workload —  but will want to see details of how National will resource it, not just political rhetoric, education leader NZEI Te Riu Roa president Lynda Stuart […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Senior leaders report high level of violence in schools

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, Environment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Unions, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Senior leaders report high level of violence in schools

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) Senior primary school leaders are reporting high levels of violence in their schools, with 38% experiencing threats of violence in 2017, and 41% being subjected to actual physical violence. In the third part of a report, commissioned by NZEI Te Riu Roa from the Australian Catholic University, (see previous […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Survey shows public support for pay equity as pledge is launched

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Survey shows public support for pay equity as pledge is launched

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) Survey shows public support for pay equity as pledge is launched  11 July 2018 Research into public attitudes shows strong support for ending the historic underpayment of teacher aides and early childhood educators, who are working towards pay equity settlements. NZEI Te Riu Roa commissioned The Navigators to undertake the research. 91% of the 1015 […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Teachers and principals head to ballot on Ministry of Education offers

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Unions, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Teachers and principals head to ballot on Ministry of Education offers

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) Nationwide meetings for primary principals and teachers starton Monday, as NZEI Te Riu Roa members vote on whether to accept the Ministry of Education’s pay offers or reject them and take industrial action. The first meeting will be held at Manukau’s Vodafone Arena on Monday 18 June,  with up to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Action needed over discrimination against Māori and Pasifika school leaders

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Australia, Business, Commerce, Education, English, Health, Maori, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education Institute, NZEI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Unions, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Action needed over discrimination against Māori and Pasifika school leaders

Source: New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) 15 June 2018 A survey of primary school leaders has found that a significant sample of Māori and Pasifika participants have experienced discrimination at work on the basis of their ethnicity. The Principal Health and Wellbeing Survey found that 27% reported that their ethnicity had been a source of relationship tension during the […]

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