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Tag: Education Minister Chris Hipkins

Government Reveals Free Trades Training For Next 2.5 Years
Business, Covid-19
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Business, Covid-19
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Government Reveals Free Trades Training For Next 2.5 Years

News Desk - Jun 06, 2020

Courses and training in construction, agriculture and community work will be free for the next two-and-a-half years, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Education Minister Chris Hipkins have…

The Damning Government Assessment Of Hipkin’s Reforms
Community, News
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Community, News
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The Damning Government Assessment Of Hipkin’s Reforms

News Desk - Aug 09, 2019

Have a look at Pages 74, 75, 76 of the TEC advice on the Government’s mega-merger of vocational training. Here’s what they say are the inherent likelihood…

SIT To Be Merged With Other Institutes
Community, News
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Community, News
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SIT To Be Merged With Other Institutes

News Desk - Aug 01, 2019

The government will merge SIT - Southern Institute of Technology with  15 other polytechnics into a single institute next year and replace all 11 industry training organisations…

Teacher Unions To Recommend Latest Pay Deal Is Ratified – Hipkins
News
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News
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Teacher Unions To Recommend Latest Pay Deal Is Ratified – Hipkins

News Desk - Jun 14, 2019

The government has announced a new deal aimed at breaking the deadlock with teachers, which Education Minister Chris Hipkins says unions will recommend to their members. Mr…

Spare SIT this Fiscal Chastity Belt
Business, News
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Business, News
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Spare SIT this Fiscal Chastity Belt

Tim Shadbolt - Mar 03, 2019

OPINION: Mayor Tim Shadbolt The ‘orange sea’ campaign led by Carla Forbes, along with Councillor Crackett’s online initiative, my own columns and the serious research undertaken by…

Hipkins Yet To Confirm He Will Front The Southland People Over SIT
Community, News
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Community, News
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Hipkins Yet To Confirm He Will Front The Southland People Over SIT

News Desk - Feb 20, 2019

Invercargill MP Sarah Dowie is congratulating the Ministry of Education for reconsidering its programme of consultation and sending the review panel to Southland so our community can…

Education Minister Invited to Southland Hear our Communities Views on SIT
Community, News
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Community, News
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Education Minister Invited to Southland Hear our Communities Views on SIT

News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Invercargill MP Sarah Dowie is calling on Education Minister Chris Hipkins to come to Southland to hear the views of the community about the proposed changes to…

‘NZ Institute of Skills and Technology’: 16 Polytechs To Merge Under Government Proposal
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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‘NZ Institute of Skills and Technology’: 16 Polytechs To Merge Under Government Proposal

News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The government has proposed merging all 16 polytechnics into a single national institute and radically reforming industry training organisations. Education Minister Chris Hipkins said the plan was…