Early childhood education news

Early childhood education news

Queen's Birthday

New Zealand Tertiary College closed for Queen’s Birthday

NZTC will be closed for the public holiday on Monday 3 June.

April orientation

NZTC orientation shares Kiwi culture

International students experienced Kiwi cultural life during April’s orientation.

Chip Donohue PD

Early childhood digital assumptions challenged and transformed at professional development session

International expert Dr Chip Donohue shared powerful ideas about children and technology.

Chip Donohue Fellowship of Honour

Journey of innovation spans decades for NZTC Fellowship of Honour recipient

Dr Chip Donohue has been recognised for his 17 year contribution.

Christchurch ECE Graduation 2019

Graduates encouraged to Take Another Look in Christchurch

Qualifications were conferred, a book launched, and Fellowship of Honour awarded.

2019 Auckland Graduation

Early childhood education graduates celebrated in Auckland

521 graduates throughout New Zealand were acknowledged.

Engela Leevers

NZTC master's graduate puts knowledge into practice

Engela Leevers changed from primary school teaching to early childhood teaching after seeing firsthand the impact pre-school education has on new entrants.

NZTC Symposium 2019

NZTC Symposium reflects on no ‘just’ in play

The cruciality of play was shared by delegates throughout the day.


Celebrate Seaweek with young children

Young Ocean Explorers have created resources to support your sharing.

Symposium Final Days

Final days to register for NZTC Symposium – The Power of Play

A professional development day on Friday 8 March.


Cultures come together at NZTC's biggest orientation to date

NZTC welcomed students from all over the globe with a traditional Māori ceremony in February.

Innovation award

Excellence in Innovation award for NZTC

Chief Executive Selena Fox has been recognised as an innovative leader in education in India.