Matatū: Your opportunity to comment on new Initial Teacher Education qualification requirements
In July's newsletter teachers can have their say on new ITE qualification requirements through an online survey, read about record TER enrolment numbers and answer a poll about using the initials RT after a registered teacher's name.
What you said: supporting the use of RT after a registered teacher's name
We have heard thoughts and opinions from about 50 teachers on using the initials RT after a registered teacher's name and most of you support the idea. Read what teachers thought and take the survey here!
Read the Education Council's submission on the Review of Tomorrow's Schools.
In the six months to June 2018, more than 800 teachers have enrolled in the Education Council's Teacher Education Refresh programmes, taking advantage of the Ministry of Education's funding of enrolment fees.
Listen to the second episode in our Teaching Today podcast series on teacher wellbeing.
The payment of fees by the Secretary of Education was agreed upon for the term of the Secondary Teachers Collective Agreement only. As such, fees for a practising certificate that expires after 31 October 2018 are payable by individual teachers.
We received 191 submissions for the draft leadership strategy through the online survey, email or hard copy. Read the full consultation summary to find out what feedback we received on future focused leadership.
Feedback from teachers has been overwhelmingly positive for the Education Council’s “easy and convenient” online service to renew full practising certificates (EC30).
We are hosting professional learning programmes across the country in 2018 to implement the Standards for the Teaching Profession, Ngā Paerewa mō te Umanga Whakaakoranga and the Code of Professional Responsibility Ngā Tikanga Matatika.