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Fuilupe makes the most of NZTC scholarship opportunities to reach professional goal

Fuilupe (Lulu) La'akulu recently returned home to New Zealand after six years of teaching English to preschool children in order to make the most of scholarship opportunities available through the New Zealand Tertiary Colleges (NZTC) group, and to grow as an early childhood professional.

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by Freya Lucas

Attention ECEC VET providers: data provision requirements change from 1 March

As a result of legislative changes made to include the new National Vocational Education and Training Regulator (Data Provision Requirements) Instrument 2020, providers of vocational education and training (VET) in the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector will need to meet additional requirements come 1 March 2021.

2 weeks

by Freya Lucas

The pandemic of missed opportunities: How to ensure the hard work of aspiring teachers doesn’t get erased

As educators welcome students safely back to their “primary educational institution”, the COVID-19 pandemic is showing us it’s time to put the spotlight on university students – especially first year aspirational teachers.

4 weeks

by Freya Lucas

Ed Council changes mean ECTs now able to sit LANTITE test earlier

Early childhood teachers (ECTs) will have the option of sitting their compulsory literacy and numeracy test, LANTITE, before they begin their degree, to avoid unnecessary course costs and wasted time.

1 month

by Freya Lucas

JobTrainer ready to go in Queensland, with ECEC qualifications included

Queensland job seekers are set to benefit from the new $200 million JobTrainer Fund to train people for high demand occupations, including working in the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector.

1 month

by Freya Lucas

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