At the Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards 2016 at parliament last week, Ako Aotearoa Director Dr Stanley Frielick, proudly presented the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) award to A-grade medical student, James Penfold (20) of Dannemora, Auckland.
We are pleased to present the first blog for Tuia Te Ako 2016 below, written by our very own Deputy Director Māori, Dr Joe Te Rito.
Please note there is an English translation at the bottom as well.
One of Ako Aotearoa’s key activities is promoting findings and outputs from the projects that we fund - as well as New Zealand tertiary education research in general. Our dissemination work, through our strategic forums and professional development workshops, usually focuses on New Zea
Ako Aotearoa – National Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence - is launching a new initiative this week, the Pacific Professional Development Fund, to support emerging Pacific leaders in tertiary education.