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The Faculty of Education and Social Work is committed to improving the quality and understanding of education and social services provision in New Zealand and internationally through high quality teaching, research and professional development.
Miramar school fast-tracking English speaking skills for young learners
08 December 2016A programme developed by Dr Jannie van Hees is tackling the number of young children joining new entrant classes with poor skills in speaking English.
A global voice for children after natural disasters
07 December 2016Children who have gone through devastating natural disasters are being given a global voice by University of Auckland Associate Professor Carol Mutch.
Beeby Fellowship granted to create mental health education resource
07 December 2016Associate Professor Katie Fitzpatrick and Kat Wells have been awarded $30,000 to write a resource book for teachers on mental health and hauora.
100 Pasifika dual language resources launched
06 December 2016A set of text and online resources to help new entrant Pasifika children transition to English medium schools have been launched in a Ministry of Education project led by Dr Rae Si’ilata.
Ako Mātātupu 2016: A day of welcomes and farewells for Teach First NZ whānau
30 November 2016Addressing the graduating cohort, Dr Fiona Ell said that one of the bonuses of being a Teach First NZ alumnus is the network of people they are part of.
Disney Recruitment Event Event as iCalendar
29 March 2017, 8 - 9amAre you looking for an international experience with a world-renowned company that can enhance your C.V while sharing your culture with people from all over the world? Then the Disney Cultural Exchange Program is an opportunity of a lifetime!
Generous scholarships to study an honours degree in 2017
05 December 2016Woolf Fisher Trust Honours Scholarships for recent graduates of primary teacher education programmes and early career primary school teachers.
Epsom campus closure
01 December 2016The University will be closed over the holiday period from Thursday 22 December 2016 to Tuesday 3 January 2017 inclusive. Epsom Campus will reopen on Wednesday 4 January 2017.