Education & Training

9 July 2014

The survey asked authors a series of questions on their perceptions of open access; their attitudes, values and understanding of it; and what they believe the future of research to be. The report offers some intriguing shifts in opinions, with responses from the 2014 survey placed next to those from 2013 to show how views have changed, and to what degree.

30 June 2014

The Vocational Pathways program supports young people in New Zealand, along with their families, teachers, and other influences, to be more informed about their learning choices. This report summarises progress in this area since April 2013.

30 June 2014

This paper synthesises what is currently published on the access and participation of disadvantaged learners in higher-level vocational education and training (VET) qualifications and higher education, and their transitions from lower-level VET qualifications to higher-level VET and higher education.

30 June 2014

Using specialised data from the 2011 Census, this paper presents a new index intended to be representative of youth at risk of social exclusion.

28 June 2014

Examines the differences in what New Zealand's graduates do after they complete their studies.

25 June 2014

This audit assessed the effectiveness of the administration of the Improving School Enrolment and Attendance through Welfare Reform Measure.

25 June 2014

This paper explains recent High Court decisions on the constitutional validity of a funding agreement under the Commonwealth's National School Chaplaincy Program.

24 June 2014

This paper explores the relationship between two different measures of adult literacy and numeracy in New Zealand.

19 June 2014

Broad improvements in educational performance and school attendance among Aboriginal girls will only occur with support programs tailored to their variety of needs and interests, argues this report.

13 June 2014

This report looks at student loan borrowers living in New Zealand 20 to 50 years of age with pre-study incomes below the student loan repayment threshold.