Faculty of Education and Social Work


Starpath in the media

General Starpath media commentary


 

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Media coverage of the Starpath Transitions Study

Stumbling blocks or stepping stones? Students’ experience of transition from low-mid decile schools to university

  • Northern Advocate: 19 April 2010, 'Tertiary education has to be more flexible'

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Media coverage of the Academic Counselling and Target Setting initiative

Targets and talk: evaluation of an evidence-based academic counselling intervention

  • Academic profiling recommended for NCEA: 9 September 2009, NZPA
  • Project boosts NCEA results: 10 September 2009, New Zealand Herald
  • Interview with Liz McKinley on hourly and half hourly news bulletins: 10 September 2009, Radio Live
  • Profiling helps students reach NCEA targets: 10 September 2009, Gisborne Herald
  • Academic profiling helps students reach NCEA targets: 10 September, Hokitika Guardian
  • Profiling, targets boost NCEA results, 10 September 2009, Daily Post

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Media coverage of the NCEA Subject Choices study

Towards university: Navigating NCEA subject choices in low to mid decile schools

  • Nine to Noon feature interview with Liz McKinley: 2 June 2009, Radio NZ (Nine to Noon)
  • Te Karere lead story interview with Liz McKinley: 2 June 2009, TVOne (Te Karere)
  • Breakfast reporters' regional round-up: 4 June 2009, TVOne
  • Native Affairs item on university education for Māori feature interview with Liz McKinley: 6 July 2009, Māori TV
  • Minority groups in dark over NCEA: 4 June 2009, New Zealand Herald
  • Concern for disadvantaged students making poor NCEA choices: 8 June 2009, Education Weekly
  • Many nobbled by poor NCEA choices: 11 June 2009, Northland Age
  • Systems failing students, studies show: 12 June 2009, NZ Education Review
  • What every parent needs to know about NCEA: 16 August 2009, Sunday Star-Times

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