Welcome to the Faculty of Education and Social Work
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.
New Zealand and Australia unite for social equity
16 October 2016The University of Auckland will play a key role in a major trans-Tasman initiative tackling social inequity launched in Canberra recently.
Christine Rubie-Davies appointed New Zealand Vice President of the IFNTF
14 October 2016Christine Rubie-Davies has been appointed New Zealand Vice President for the International Federation of National Teaching Fellows (IFNTF).
Opinion: Proposed reforms to child protection laws regressive
12 October 2016Dr Ian Hyslop argues that the new child protection laws are likely to have unfortunate outcomes for children who have been ill-treated in stressed families.
Opinion: The dismantling of public education
06 October 2016In this NZ Herald piece, Professor Peter O'Connor argues that the end game of a callous undermining of the public education system is the collapse of an informed participatory citizenship.