Graeme Cosslett has been appointed the new director and chief executive of NZCER. He is currently NZCER's General Manager, Products and Services, and will take up the new role in June. Board chairman Peter Coolbear says Graeme is a deeply committed educator with the skills, experience and drive to lead NZCER into an exciting new phase.
Keeping you up to date on the latest educational thinking
The draft strategy of a National Strategy for Māori achievement for adult literacy and numeracy has been completed.
We will be hosting a second round of consultation hui in late May to seek feedback on the draft strategy.
The locations and dates are:
- Christchurch, 25 May 2015 10am-1pm, at CPIT
- Gisborne, 26 May 2015 from 10am-1pm, at Quality Hotel
- Whangarei, 27 May 2015 from 10am-1pm, at Barge Showgrounds
- Rotorua, 28 May 2015 from 9.30am-3.30pm, at Novotel Rotorua Lakeside
There is an array of upcoming events and new research and publications to tell you about in this newsletter. We've also added a special section on assessment updates.