Learn about the Ministry’s initiatives that are supporting schools to create e-learning opportunities for their students.
The Minister of Education has outlined his Education Work Programme for the next three years. This maps out how he will realise this vision for the education system. The main components are outlined on the Ministry of Education's website on the Education Portfolio Work Programme page. The Education Portfolio Work Programme: Purpose, Objectives and Overview is available as a downloadable PDF from this page.
Priority learners are groups of students who have been identified as historically not experiencing success in the New Zealand schooling system. These include Māori and Pacific learners, those from low socio-economic backgrounds, and students with special education needs. Find out more about priority learners and e-learning »
Software for schools
The Ministry provides fully-funded software packages for state and state-integrated schools.
Internet security and monitoring
Select the internet security and monitoring solutions that best meet the needs of your school.
Student management systems
The Ministry is working with accredited and non-accredited vendors to provide data sharing services to schools.
The Ministry have funded support programmes to enable all teachers to understand and implement the Digital Technologies curriculum strands.
Nationwide Digital Readiness Programme
National Digital Championship
Digital Technologies for all equity fund
Application for PLD
The Connected Learning Advisory – Te Ara Whītiki provides free, unbiased advice on integrating digital technologies with learning for all state-funded schools and kura in New Zealand. This service helps schools and kura make the most of the connections that digital technologies provide so they can get the best results for their students and school community.
Contact the advisory »
The Ministry of Education’s Statement of Intent 2013 – 2018 sets out the key elements of how they will contribute to the delivery of Government’s priorities for education. Read more »
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e-Learning: Professional Learning
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