Nikki Kaye stories
Education Minister announces funding to draw STEM teachers
Education Minister Nikki Kaye has announced a $5.2 million funding boost for Teach First NZ to train more teachers in STEM subjects.
Wellington school set to receive cool million dollar investment
Government to invest $1.1m in Raroa Intermediate School for two new classrooms, says Associate Education Minister Nikki Kaye.
South Island youth set to benefit from $100k investment
The Government and Ngai Tahu Funds will each invest $50,000 to support a range of programmes, including skills development in STEM subjects.
$8 million put aside for Newmarket School
Government allocates $8m redevelopment funding for Newmarket School in Auckland as part of plan to accommodate growing roll.
Nikki Kaye speaks: Progressing 21st Century school infrastructure
I thought it may be useful to give you an update on where we are at with the wider education portfolio, including digital infrastructure.
More government investment in Auckland schools
Mount Albert Grammar School in Auckland benefits from $153 million investment in school property, announced by Government.
Another multi-million upgrade for Auckland school
Riverhead School in North-West Auckland is set to receive a $9.4 million upgrade, including a new classroom block and administration building.
$4.2m upgrade for Papatoetoe Central School
Papatoetoe Central School in New Zealand will receive a $4.2 million upgrade to accommodate roll growth and support innovative learning.
Christchurch schooling network set to be most modern
The Ministry of Education has announced the official opening of the 416.8 million West Rolleston Primary School.
Half a million dollars for more schools to get wireless technology
The Government has announced funding of $500,000 that will see over 40 more schools across the country receive wireless technology.
Government completes school network upgrade project
The School Network Upgrade Project has been completed, giving all schools in New Zealand access to high-quality internet.
Government helping NZ schools harness digital tech
To participate successfully in the future, young people today need to be learning a range of 21st Century digital skills.
2000th school to connect to government's managed network
Over 2,000 schools in New Zealand have been connected to the government's funded N4L Managed Network, says Minister Nikki Kaye.
Tech boot camps grow young entrepreneurs
Young technology entrepreneurs in the Waikato region will benefit from $60,000 of funding for Online Education Limited.
Big investment in tech and infrastructure in store for 2015
The Government will invest $650 million in maintaining, modernising and replacing buildings and infrastructure, with $44m to be spent on technology in schools.
$5.4 million planned for SNUP wireless 'retrofitting'
UK Gov announces a £4.4m wireless improvement for over 400 schools to enhance early SNUP upgrades, ensuring modern connectivity for all.
1000th school to get government's fast internet
Fast internet reaches 1000 NZ schools, promising innovative learning and connectivity thanks to government investment.
Intermediate’s new block embraces technology
Northcross Intermediate School in Auckland has opened a $4 million technology block to support modern teaching styles.
Ahead of schedule N4L connects 700th Kiwi school...
The rollout of fast internet to New Zealand schools reaches milestone as Te Kura o Waikare becomes the 700th connected school.
Trainee teachers to gain entry to Pond
Network for Learning’s Pond can now be accessed by Initial Teacher Educators (ITEs), and will be available to teacher trainees from 2015.
Govt: Labour hasn’t done their homework in education
Labour needs to do some research and catch up with what’s happening in the education sector, says Nikki Kaye, Associate Education Minister.
Govt ramps up ICT support for NZ schools
Schools to receive technical support from new ICT Advisory Service to help them utilise the Managed Network. #education #technology.
Funding builds digital access in Christchurch
Christchurch's digital learning leap: $200,000 push aims to equip over 9s in 30 schools with access to vital online resources.
Education report provides powerful vision for the future says Kaye
A report has been released that shows what is ahead for education and the use of technology to create connected communities.