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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bold proposal puts people at the heart of vocational education

By   /  February 13, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Education, Employment, English, ITPs, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Tonga, United States of America, Voices of tertiary education, Vote to Keep it Public  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bold proposal puts people at the heart of vocational education

Source: Tertiary Education Union Press release 13 February 2019 Bold proposal puts people at the heart of vocational education Staff can turn their attention to opening doors for students and communities with creative teaching, learning, and research under bold changes proposed today for vocational education says the Tertiary Education Union. Education Minister, Chris Hipkins, today […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Staff are the foundation for the future of tertiary education

By   /  February 7, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Republic of Korea, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, United States of America, Universities, vocational education and training, Voices of tertiary education, Wānanga  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Staff are the foundation for the future of tertiary education

Source: Tertiary Education Union Education Minister, Chris Hipkins is reminded today by the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) that the success of his planned reform of institutes of technology and polytechnics (ITP) will depend on the extraordinary skill, knowledge and experience of the people working and studying in the sector. In its report Changing Lives, published this […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Do the right thing Minister, support Taratahi students and staff

By   /  January 9, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Trade, United States of America, vocational education and training  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Do the right thing Minister, support Taratahi students and staff

Source: Tertiary Education Union Following the news yesterday that people working at the Taratahi Institute of Agriculture could be forced to go without pay, the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) called on the Minister to step in immediately to support those affected and their families.  “It is simply not right that the people who commit their working lives […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Taratahi liquidation shows time for change is now

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Taratahi liquidation shows time for change is now

Source: Tertiary Education Union Confirmation today that the Taratahi Institute of Agriculture [1] is to be liquidated proves that the tertiary education sector needs urgent reform – and that the tens of thousands of people that dedicate their working lives to teaching others need to be better supported when government policy fails so demonstrably. Education Minister Chris […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Union members secure Living Wage win for AUT staff

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, AUT, CTF, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Universities  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Union members secure Living Wage win for AUT staff

Source: Tertiary Education Union Following successful strike action, members of the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) have voted to accept an improved offer from the employer that will remove all pay rates below the Living Wage and boost pay by 3 per cent for all staff that are part of the […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Commit to further employment changes before election, Labour and NZF told

By   /  November 28, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, Labour, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Universities, Wānanga, Women  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Commit to further employment changes before election, Labour and NZF told

Source: Tertiary Education Union Although welcoming the progress of the Employment Relations Amendment Bill (ERAB) in Parliament this week as a first step in addressing the imbalance between working people and employers, the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) today called on Labour and New Zealand First to commit to further changes ahead of the next election. “MPs took […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: TEU reiterates vital importance of protecting academic freedom

By   /  November 27, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Education, English, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Speak Up, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Tertiary Update, Trade, United States of America, Voices of tertiary education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: TEU reiterates vital importance of protecting academic freedom

Source: Tertiary Education Union TEU reiterates vital importance of protecting academic freedom The Tertiary Education Union Te Hautū Kahurangi o Aotearoa (TEU) has reiterated the vital importance of protecting academic freedom and the right of academics to conduct research and disseminate and publish the results. TEU Deputy Secretary Nanette Cormack said: “It is vitally important […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Restore a decade of lost tertiary funding

By   /  November 22, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Budget, Canada, CTF, DJF, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Fiscal Updates, Investment, ITPs, KB, Labour, Love Humanities, Maori, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Taxation, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Trade, United Kingdom, Universities, vocational education and training, Voices of tertiary education, Wānanga  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Restore a decade of lost tertiary funding

Source: Tertiary Education Union A new report launched today by the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) at Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) calls on Education Minister Chris Hipkins to restore a decade of lost tertiary education funding to at least 2.7 per cent of GDP by 2021, and to replace National’s failed market model with a […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Come clean about Victoria University’s future, VC told

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, KB, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Universities, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Come clean about Victoria University’s future, VC told

Source: Tertiary Education Union The Vice-Chancellor of the Victoria University of Wellington, Professor Grant Guilford has been told by the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) to come clean about his plans for the future of the university after all staff were sent an email yesterday inviting them to apply for voluntary redundancy. The TEU has also sought a meeting with […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Whitireia and WelTec Merger

By   /  November 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, Employment, English, ITPs, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Wellington, Weltec, Whitireia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Whitireia and WelTec Merger

Source: Tertiary Education Union CE and Commissioner must listen to staff and make regional needs apriority in proposed merger of Whitireia and WelTec The Tertiary Education Union (TEU) today called on Chief Executive ChrisGosling and Commissioner Neil Barnes to take seriously the views of staffand students affected by their proposal to merge Whitireia with WelTec,which […]

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