Early childhood education news

Early childhood education news

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.

Student survey

94% of current students recommend studying with NZTC

NZTC students reflected on their study experiences in a recent survey.

Tiaki Early Learning Centre

Associate Teacher shares UNESCO award-winning knowledge at Rotorua centre

NZTC students are welcomed into Tiaki Early Learning Centre to complete their practicums.

2019 ECE Scholarship

Limited time ECE teaching scholarships

NZTC is supporting the qualified teacher shortage with significantly reduced study fees.

2019 NZTC Symposium

NZTC welcomes international expert to share insight on play

Professor Kathy Hirsh-Pasek will share her expertise at the upcoming NZTC Symposium.


Welcome back for 2019!

NZTC campuses reopened on Monday 7 January.


2018 Christmas Message

Merry Christmas from the NZTC Team!