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Early Childhood The Gathering

04 May 2018

On Saturday 9th June Early Childhood teachers from around Canterbury will gather to discuss how they can support new generations for a more just and sustainable future.


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28 March 2018

The University of Canterbury is experiencing a resurgence in popularity as school leavers from around New Zealand head to the Christchurch campus.


UC Child Well-being Research Institute launched

26 March 2018

Professor Gail Gillon and Professor Angus Macfarlane officially launched the UC Child Well-being Research institute last week. Guest speakers included UC Chancellor and chair of CDHB Dr John Wood and Honourable Ruth Dyson, Labour MP. Both spoke about the importance of this kaupapa for improving outcomes for children across New Zealand. Guests were also treated to a stirring kapa haka performance by award-winning group, Te Kapa Haka o te Toi Huarewa.


Kathleen Quinlivan

19 March 2018

What more can sexuality and relationships education become in an era of consumption and digital technologies? That was the focus of the State of the Art: New Directions in Sexuality Education/ Current Social Science Theories In Practice Symposium at the University of Canterbury on 15-16 March.


Kathleen Quinlivan

14 March 2018

School based sexuality education programmes are struggling to engage with young people on sexuality and relationship issues.


Michael Tarren-Sweeney

13 March 2018

“Unnatural childhoods – growing up in impermanent, statutory care” – Presented by Professor Michael Tarren-Sweeney, School of Health Sciences


Kathleen Liberty

12 March 2018

Dr Kathleen Liberty has developed successful strategies to help school children with post-traumatic stress.


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08 March 2018

What more can sexuality and relationships education become in an era of consumption and digital technologies? That’s the focus of the State of the Art: New Directions in Sexuality Education/ Current Social Science Theories In Practice Symposium at the University of Canterbury on 15-16 March.


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01 March 2018

The University of Canterbury’s campus is buzzing with new students as 2018 enrolments increase across all five of its Colleges.


Professor Lynne Schrum

23 February 2018

Professor Lynne Schrum, 4.30pm Thursday 8 March Research on the impact of ICT shows that one teacher can accomplish a great deal. This talk brings examples from recent research and investigations in schools throughout the US and other countries that demonstrate educators, informal community institutions, and other organizations’ efforts to support student learning, engagement, and outcomes.


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