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 / News
Japan trip builds students' confidence, resilience and knowledge

Students from Opihi College in Temuka, near Timaru, spent three weeks in Nihon (Japan), living with host families, involving themselves in community activities, visiting sites and learning about Japan

Education / News
Japanese tea ceremony just the tonic for pre-exam nerves

Harmony, respect, purity, tranquillity - the four main concepts of a Japanese tea ceremony were on display at Mt Roskill Grammar School in October.

Education / News
Teachers make connections in South Korea

Saint Peter's College teacher Claire Begovic was one of nine New Zealand teachers who travelled to South Korea as part of the Korea Studies Workshop. The one week trip saw the New Zealand teachers mee

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
Japan Sports Forum 2019

Japan Sports Forum is designed to deepen physical education teachers’ awareness, of culture, traditions and society in Japan so they are equipped to teach about the region in relation to upcoming sp

Education / Grant
Experience Asia

New Zealand schools have the opportunity to receive funding for holding an event that enables students to experience Asian cultural activities and/or increases students' knowledge and understanding of

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 Japan

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

Resources / Resource
Hallyu - The Korean Wave

This unit is an inquiry for Year 7 - 10 students about Korean entertainment and its globalisation. Throughout this unit, there are lessons designed to explore the different art forms encompassed in th