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Incorporating Asian cultures into school curriculum

Business studies students at Auckland’s Glendowie College set up stalls and made Asian cuisine for their school mates to learn about the peoples, places and cultures of Asia as part of the school’s In

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An Asia OE - how to make it work

With borders reopening and overseas travel becoming easier, young New Zealanders can again set their horizons beyond Aotearoa New Zealand and explore opportunities overseas. In this article, we look a

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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.

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Studying in Tokyo a transformative experience

Feeling that he was treading water in New Zealand, John White decided to get out of his comfort zone and move to Japan to study Japanese. In this article, John describes his experience of living and s

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Short story competition winners announced

Read the winning entries for the Foundation's short story competition, which challenged students to describe the adventures of a baby polar bear lantern after it disappeared from the Lantern Festival.

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Community vital to
Asia curriculum

Ngaio School is bringing Asia awareness into its curriculum through building partnerships with local Asian communities.

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PE teachers get inside look at RWC and Olympic preparations

Christchurch Girls' High School physical education teacher Nicola Richards writes about her experiences on the Foundation's Japan Sports Forum.

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Indonesia trip provides teacher rich learning experiences

Kim Te'o was one of six teachers who travelled to Indonesia as part of a Foundation-led trip to learn about the country's culture and build connections with local teachers. The Kiwi teachers homestaye

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Workshop helps unleash Hindi students' potential

Coinciding with Sir Peter Blake Trust Leadership Week, which was celebrated from 3-7 July, Asia New Zealand Foundation Leadership Network member Kashmir Kaur organised a workshop for Wellington Hindi

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Olympic sailor wows students with stories of Asia

Olympic sailor Sam Meech Zoomed in on classrooms around the country recently to share his stories about traveling and competing in Asia, including taking part in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Māori-Indonesian connections astound Kiwi teacher

Okaihau College's Brent Strathdee-Pehi was one of 11 teachers who went to Indonesia in October as part of the Foundation's Indonesia Cultural Connections trip. Brent says the trip was a “profound expe

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Short story competition: The case of the missing polar bear lantern

2016 was the year of the monkey in the Chinese zodiac – but it wasn’t a monkey lantern that went missing from the Auckland Lantern Festival.

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