Reviving the Tokelauan language is the theme of Tokelau Language Week 2018, Te Vaiaho o te Gagana Tokelau, which runs from October 21-27.
Greg Turrell, T&G Academy Manager, says: 'the rate in which organisations are evolving means that workplace literacy must form an integral part of the capability framework otherwise we risk leaving a significant portion of the NZ workforce behind'.
Health Literacy Month is a time for organisations and individuals to promote the importance of understandable health information.
This annual, worldwide, awareness-raising event has been going since 1999.
Welcome to Fijian Language Week 2018! Launched on Saturday 6 October at the Wellington-based National Library, Fijian Language Week continues until October 13, with a variety of events happening, including Fiji Day Festival in Mangere and Matua Day honouring senior citizens in Manukau.
Fortunate to have been brought up with books and reading, Kiwi writer and teacher David Riley realises many young New Zealanders have not had the same learning opportunities for various reasons.
Australian industry and literacy groups have banded together to call on the Federal Government to craft a national strategy to address the problem of workplace literacy and numeracy.
The annual ‘Epetoma o te reo Māori Kūki ’Āirani: Cook Islands Language Week is being held from Sunday 29 July – Saturday 4 August 2018.
For twenty years New Zealanders have joined adults in over forty countries to celebrate the joy of learning.
At the end of a workplace literacy and numeracy programme, employees are often 'fired up' and keen for more learning! One option might be to encourage some employees to undertake Health and Safety Representative training.
Congratulations to all of the winners of 2018 ACE Aotearoa Awards! And it was great to see recognition for some of our stalwart adult literacy, language and numeracy practitioners.