Ministry news

News from and about the Ministry of Education.

The first stage of Budget 2020 announced on 14 May allocates significant investment in education.

Education Minister Chris Hipkins has announced a $20 million fund to help eligible tertiary learners continue their education disrupted by COVID-19.

Education Minister Chris Hipkins has announced the members of Te Taumata Aronui, a group to work with the Government on tertiary education policy.

At the SunPix Pacific Peoples Awards in Auckland on Friday 8 November, Hon Jenny Salesa presented two Pacific people with the Pacific Education Award.