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Most vulnerable children to benefit from Budget funding for Te Kura

17 June 2019

Some of the country’s most vulnerable children and young people will benefit from a Budget injection into a new way of teaching that has been introduced at Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (formerly known as the Correspondence School), Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin announced today.

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Te Kura provides a boost for Sāmoan language

27 May 2019

The third most spoken language in New Zealand is about to get a boost. Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura) is now offering a Sāmoan language course at NCEA Level 1.

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NCEA changes

22 May 2019

The Minister of Education announced changes to NCEA on 13 May 2019.

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Aroha, support & tips for when you’re not feeling ok

21 March 2019

Disasters and big shocks, like the event in Christchurch Ōtautahi, take a toll on all of us and coping is not always easy. Here are some available support services and links to further information.

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Learning te reo Māori online with Te Kura

4 February 2019

Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura) offers online te reo Māori courses to all New Zealanders, living in New Zealand and enrolled under government funded gateways, free of charge.

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Disappointed with NCEA results? Try Summer School

15 January 2019

NCEA results can be cause for celebration – or disappointment. Te Kura’s Summer School offers hope to students who may have found themselves a few credits short.

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2018 NCEA results

9 January 2019

2018 NCEA results will be available online through your NZQA student login page from Tuesday 15 January.

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Te Kura summer closing dates

19 December 2018

Te Kura will be closed from midday, Monday 24 December 2018. We will reopen at 9am on Thursday 3 January 2019. We wish everyone a safe and restful summer holiday.

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Feedback wanted on Draft Charter and Annual Plan for 2019

18 December 2018

Our Charter and Annual Plan sets out the overall mission of Te Kura and how we will provide services to students. It also sets out the contributions we make to the education sector in New Zealand.

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Te Kura student artwork on permanent display at Mātauranga House

17 December 2018

The artistry of Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura) students is now on permanent display in the Ministry of Education’s national office at Mātauranga House.

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