Stakeholders are weighing in on the appointment of education minister Chris Hipkins as the new prime minister of New Zealand, after outgoing PM Jacinda Ardern resigned in a surprise speech on January 17.
Consultation on New Zealand's refreshed International Education Strategy 2022-2030 is launching imminently, while the government has reaffirmed its commitment to "reinvigorate and strengthen" the international education sector.
After what most can agree was tough year in the English Language Teaching sector, players and stakeholders were determined to kickstart operations. The PIE News takes a look at what’s been going on in the English Language Teaching sector in 2021, and highlights in English language testing.
Charter flights have been proposed to bring overseas students back to New Zealand's university campuses, while the country's handling of the pandemic may "make it an even more attractive place" to study.