This project identified and evaluated the factors that had contributed to the successful completion of pre-trades courses by a group of Pacific learners at the Wellington Institute of Technology. Of interest to any tertiary teacher of Pacific students.
RESIST software has been upgraded and allows tertiary students and teachers to design buildings, vary the structures within them; then simulate the effects on them of wind and earthquakes. Of interest to those involved in building, engineering and architecture subjects.
This project investigates the effectiveness of an informal voluntary mentoring programme provided for trainees in the Primary ITO.
It offers a number of practical recommendations to tertiary education providers in relation to providing good mentoring practices.
In 2012, the Ako Aotearoa Academy of Tertiary Teaching Excellence (the Academy) and the Central Regional Hub joined forces to deliver two free seminars on teaching excellence that proved to be so popular that many missed out.
This stunningly illustrated resource describes the training experiences of adult educators who attended workshops aimed at embedding literacy and numeracy in courses designed for Māori learners. It concludes with guidelines and practical suggestions for learner success.
It will be of useful for Māori teachers and anyone working with Māori students.