Otago Polytechnic students will be brewing up lager and pale ale at their new facility in Cromwell - which has just been officially named the Rough Rock Brewing Company.
A new study uncovering the real cost of tertiary education clearly demonstrates New Zealand's industry training and apprenticeship system is the education sector's hidden gem.
Internationally acclaimed New Zealand singer/songwriter Hollie Smith, described as “the reigning queen of Aotearoa soul” has joined Wintec’s School of Media Arts to mentor and teach music students.
A new programme helps students set up a business, learn about the future of work, entrepreneurship and idea generation, and develop the necessary 21st-century skills.
Digital future pathways innovators Career Central and Bulls-Eye are joining forces to provide integrated career management and assessment solutions for secondary schools. The partnership brings together the strengths of Career Central, a leader in career management system design and strategic...
Thirty highly-accomplished Māori and Pasifika student teachers have been awarded prestigious Kupe Scholarships. The Scholarships aim to attract Māori and Pasifika high achievers to the teaching profession and support them to become inspiring teachers and role models in early childhood, primary...
By Lincoln Tan A 16-year-old girl is organising an essay competition which she hopes will make it easier for teens to open up about their sexuality and gender identity. Crystal Sang, a year 12 student at St Cuthbert's College is planning...
A few wise words of encouragement: "Check it out and don't be afraid...There's really no harm in looking."
On-the-job training provides a good alternative to university study for many and is helping to plug skill shortages in many sectors.
An apprenticeship and career in the trades is just as financially lucrative across a lifetime as a university degree, according to a new report by economic think tank BERL.