Education / News
Language exchange opens doors to Japanese culture

A fascination with Japanese history and culture inspired Yalu Zhou to travel to Japan to study Japanese language. She says to truly know a culture you must understand its language, and vice versa.

Education / News
Albany schools unite for Chinese cultural festival

With help from an Asia New Zealand Foundation Experience Asia grant, Albany Junior High School and Albany Primary School held a day of activities to celebrate Chinese culture. We talk to teacher Susan

Education / News
International programme connecting students online

A reciprocal exchange programme that builds online connections between classrooms in New Zealand with those in Asia recently saw six Indonesian teachers visit NZ schools.

Research / News
Thinking Careers? Think Asia

New Zealand employers will increasingly need staff who have Asia-related skills and knowledge, but new research from the Foundation shows most young people aren’t receiving career advice about Asia.

Education / Grant
Malaysia visit for social science teachers

The Foundation is offering a professional development opportunity in Malaysia for up to 14 social science teachers.

Education / Grant
China experience for science and digital technology teachers

The Foundation is offering up to 12 places to science and digital technology teachers from New Zealand to take part in a professional development opportunity in China.

Education / Grant
Study grants to Japan

The Foundation assists students and secondary school classes to travel to Japan with our Japan Study Grants.

Education / Grant
Experience Asia

New Zealand schools can apply for funding to hold events that enable students to experience Asian cultural activities and/or increases their understanding of Asia.

Education / Article
Educators Network events

We offer free events to help school leaders and teachers to better equip students for their future with Asia. We also offer funding for holding Asia-focussed events at your school.

Resources / Resource
Rugby World Cup topic starter activities

This Year 7-10 unit introduces the Rugby World Cup to your class.

Resources / Resource
Rugby World Cup Japan

Resources for students to learn about Japan in the lead up to the RWC in 2019.

Resources / Resource
Japan Country Poster

Our poster of Japan highlights key cities and places of interest as well as providing useful information for New Zealand teachers and their students. The poster identifies the key Islands of Japan, t

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