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Te Kura Board Chair receives Queen’s Birthday Honour

2 June 2020

Barbara Ala’alatoa has become an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to education.

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Te Kura services at COVID-19 Level 2

19 May 2020

At Alert Level 2, the wellbeing of our ākonga (students), their whānau (families) and our kaimahi (staff) remains our priority.

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Te Kura services at COVID-19 Alert Level 3

29 April 2020

There is not a significant change in the way Te Kura is operating in the shift from Alert Level 4 to Level 3. At Level 3 our Te Kura offices remain closed and our kaimahi are working from home. The wellbeing of our ākonga (students) and their whānau (families) and our kaimahi (staff) remains our priority.

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Te Kura wins 2020 D2L Excellence Award

17 April 2020

Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura) is the winner of a 2020 D2L Excellence Award. Te Kura is one of five organisations recognised for changing the way the world learns by global learning technology leader Desire to Learn (D2L).

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Te Kura’s response to Covid-19

3 April 2020

Te Kura is open and operational. Our kaimahi (staff) are working remotely. Our main priority is the wellbeing of the 12,000 full-time and dual ākonga (students) currently enrolled with us and their whānau (families), together with the wellbeing of the amazing kaimahi at Te Kura.

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Te Kura resources available

3 April 2020

Te Kura is pleased to play a part in the joint effort of the Ministry of Education and so many educators, schools, and kura across Aotearoa New Zealand to support students and whānau learning at home.

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Message for our dual provider partners regarding Covid-19

28 March 2020

With the announcement by the Government that we are moving to COVID-19 Alert Level 4 from Thursday, 26 March, we are implementing with urgency our plan to support our dual partners and other education providers. Te Kura offices will be closed and our kaimahi (staff) will be working remotely, but in all other respects we expect to be able to maintain a business-as-usual service.

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Dual providers update COVID-19 lockdown

27 March 2020

Te Kura is open and operational, but offices are closed and our kaimahi (staff) are working remotely.

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A message for our Te Kura ākonga (students) and their whānau (families)

26 March 2020

He waka eke noa – we are all in this together With the move to COVID-19 Alert Level 4 from Thursday 26 March, we are implementing with urgency our plan to support your learning from home. The wellbeing of our ākonga (students) and their whānau (families) is our number one priority. We appreciate this is a sudden and significant change and will be heavily disruptive to many people in our community. Please be assured that we are here to support you. While Te Kura offices are closed, our kaimahi (staff) will be working from home.

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Te Kura able to help students caught up in coronavirus travel ban

19 February 2020

Schools with students, both domestic and international, who have not been able to travel to New Zealand as a result of the novel coronavirus outbreak, will be able to access Te Kura, to ensure their students can continue their education.

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