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Seven Christchurch schools work together to make a difference for their learners  

Published: 10 May 2021

The Education Review Office (ERO) has today launched a report showing how seven Christchurch schools improved outcomes for learners through innovation and working together.  

The group of schools, forming a community of practice called Kahukura, identified a need in their community to better support their students’ wellbeing and learning. 

Topics:
Collaboration
Decision making
English-medium
Evaluation
Guidance
Improvement
Intermediate
Internal evaluation
Knowledge building
Primary
Relationships
School leaders
Schools
Secondary
Students
Teachers | Kaiako
Teaching
Te Ihuwaka | Education Evaluation Centre
Audience:
Academics
Education
Schools

High-quality early childhood education matters

Published: 29 Apr 2021

ERO is updating its approach to review and evaluation, initially in centre-based early childhood services

Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools

We've changed the way our information is organised on our website

Published: 19 Apr 2021

We’ve made improvements and changes to our website to make it easier for visitors to find the information they need.   

We’ve had to suspend some of our regular publication for a short time. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Publication will resume from 19 April 2021 onwards.

Audience:
Education

New Schools Operating Model

Published: 16 Apr 2021

We are moving from event-based external reviews to supporting each school in a process of continuous improvement – so that every school is a great school and every child a success. Our focus is on a more developmental approach to evaluation to support school improvement over time.

Audience:
Education
Schools

New research from ERO highlights impact of Covid-19 on education sector

Published: 19 Jan 2021

Suite of reports outlines the impacts of Covid-19 on the education sector and provides lessons for how the sector can support children, whānau, principals and teachers with the ongoing challenges of Covid-19.

Topics:
COVID-19
Schools
Learners
Students
Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Parents
Schools

ERO Insights – Issue 3 2020

Published: 10 Dec 2020

Insights Newsletter from Nicholas Pole, Te Tumu Whakarae mō te Arotake Mātauranga | Chief Executive and Chief Review Officer

Topics:
COVID-19
Te reo Māori
Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools

Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori 2020

Published: 14 Sep 2020

News release about Māori Language Week and students wanting more te reo Māori language in their schools

Topics:
Te reo Māori
Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools

ERO Insights - Issue 2 2020

Published: 28 Aug 2020

Insights Newsletter from Nicholas Pole, Te Tumu Whakarae mō te Arotake Mātauranga | Chief Executive and Chief Review Officer

Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools

ERO Insights - Issue 1 2020

Published: 25 Jun 2020

Insights Newsletter from Nicholas Pole, Te Tumu Whakarae mō te Arotake Mātauranga | Chief Executive and Chief Review Officer

Topics:
COVID-19
Learning
Information and Communications Technology
Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools

Social Workers in Schools make a difference in and out of the classroom

Published: 17 Apr 2020

This ERO case study is part of a wider research by Oranga Tamariki to assess the benefits of SWiS, a government-funded service provided in most decile 1-3 primary and intermediate schools.

Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

Published: 09 Mar 2020

ERO is now resuming longitudinal (1 to 2 year) reviews but will not be restarting other individual school education reviews and reporting until later in the year. However, we do want to capture the learning and innovation that is happening in the sector at this time.

Audience:
Academics
Early learning
Education
Māori-medium
Parents
Schools