May 17, 2019

Justine Munro from 21C Skills Lab - a space for designing, developing, testing and rolling out solutions to the issues around New Zealand's education system - says the shift in mindset and approach to work is primarily being driven by young people. 

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May 6, 2019

This Friday, 10 May, Wintec will open its Hamilton campuses for potential students to hear from experts, check out the facilities and find out what the future world of work means for them.

About 1,200 students from more than 25 North Island secondary schools, as well as...

April 10, 2019

Students at a school in Marlborough have turned $20 into mini-businesses and learned valuable lessons along the way. 

The year 7 and 8 students at Renwick School have been part of a pilot programme called "Like a Boss", where they were taught skills needed to succe...

Justine Munro, co-founder of 21C Skills Lab, says that the community of interest being formed by new business and education partnerships will transform high school education in Aotearoa.

The word ‘disruption’ has suffered from acute overuse, so much so that we risk fail...

November 21, 2018

Justine Munro, co-founder of 21 Skills Lab and member of the New Zealand Qualifications Authority, discusses why Kiwi kids need more skills than school prize-givings recognise.

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November 11, 2018

For many of us, this is school prize-giving season. For those who missed it this time, don't worry, in most New Zealand schools it hasn't changed from ones you might have sat through 30 or 50 years ago.

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November 11, 2018

New Zealand has one of the least equal education systems in the world, and experts tell Laura Walters colonisation and racism are largely to blame.

A new report has found New Zealand has one of the least equal education systems in the rich world, with Māori children lag...

November 11, 2018

Secondary schools are divided over new methods of teaching and learning. RNZ's education correspondent, John Gerritsen, investigates the heated debate over how best to teach our teens.

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August 22, 2018

The Like A Boss programme (L.A.B) www.likeaboss.org.nz is a new and innovative program for secondary school students to build their own people or planet focused business and to develop 21C skills along the way over the course of a school term.

The new Kiwi based pr...

August 22, 2018

Spark Foundation Media Release

Spark Foundation today announced three new partnerships with Code Club Aotearoa, Digital Natives Academy and 21C Skills Lab aimed at helping young New Zealanders to successfully navigate their digital futures.

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