More support for students and ākonga
Package of measures aimed at helping ākonga ‘catch up’ learning lost during Covid-19.
Associate Education Minister Jan Tinetti today announced a package of extra support for students whose learning has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The package includes:
- Nearly 1,000 more overseas and domestic teachers.
- Funding for schools to provide additional teaching and tutoring.
- Hundreds more places on Te Kura’s summer school.
- More targeted Māori and Pacific tutoring and mentoring.
The initiatives were announced during a visit to Aotea College on Wednesday, September 14.
For more details, visit the page Hon Jan Tinetti | Beehive.govt.nz(external link).
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