News Releases

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The articles in this section feature local and regional Poupou (Member) news about adult literacy students, tutors, managers, events and programmes

Scroll through the titles below to see a range of articles.

Creating spaces for Whānau wellbeing, literacy and numeracy in the context of neoliberalism in Aotearoa, New Zealand

Published in the Waikato Journal of Education this article reviews current research about three short focused literacy, language and numeracy programmes designed to assist New Zealand Māori adult students and their whānau.

Adult learners' awards inspirational - Tararua

Featuring outstanding adult learners from the Tararua Region, including Andrew Wallace and Kathy Reiri of Literacy Tamaki nui a Rua

Literacy Tamaki nui a Rua - Dannevirke

Literacy Tamaki nui a Rua (formerly Tararua Learning inc.) have a panui (newsletter) filled with stories of learning success and learning opportunities...

Tui Tuia Issue 8, September 2016​ - Our newsletter

Earlier this month, adult learners and adult learning were celebrated throughout New Zealand. Read about events that were held throughout the country.

Tech centre for the community - Whanganui

Increasing Whanganui people's access to the internet was the aim behind setting up a new tech shed at the Whanganui Learning Centre.

Time to hit the road for island's youth - Waiheke

Waiheke teens are overjoyed they can now learn to drive on the island.. WaiDrive is a collaborative effort between Waiheke Police  and the Waiheke Adult Learning Centre