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    Love for play spurs drive for change

    Faculty of Education graduate speaker Max Christie loves his work as an early childhood teacher, especially because it means he gets to spend his days playing. Motivated in part by seeing the work his parents were doing as owners of Childspace Early Childhood Centres in Wellington, Max considered a career in early childhood education a great path to follow.

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    Research boosts citizen science in the classroom

    A new suite of resources to help school-aged students learn about science through participating in online citizen science projects is the result of a Victoria University of Wellington research project.

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    NCEA changes must dig deep

    Dr Michael Johnston, Associate Dean (Academic) in Victoria University of Wellington's Faculty of Education, welcomes the potential for profound educational improvements presented by new NCEA reforms.

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    The robot that rocks the cradle rules the world

    It’s your five-year-old’s first day at school and come 3pm they are at the gate excitedly reeling off names: their teacher, the friends they’ve made, the other children in their class ... and then one of the most important names of all, one that will be with them right through to the end of Year 13: that of their new personal digital educator.