Te Kura Toi Tangata | School of Education

Te Kura Toi Tangata School of Education cover a wide scope of research. Browse through our research and professional learning centres below.

The School of Education also offers a range of postgraduate programmes for educators who want to enhance their skills, knowledge, expertise and career prospects in EducationEducational LeadershipCounselling or Disability and Inclusion studies.


The Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research (WMIER) carries out innovative and collaborative research that tackles the biggest challenges education faces today.

global studies

The Centre for Global Studies in Education (GSE) explores and researches the educational dimensions of global processes, inter connectivity, and intercultural education.

early years

The Early Years Research Centre specialises in the research of the early years: pedagogy, policy and community connections, these forming the three themes of the Centre research programme.

tech enviro

(TEMS) is composed of academic staff and students who are interested in research in Technology, Environmental, Mathematics and Science Education, and ICT in these areas.

edu leadership

Educational Leadership Research Centre

The (ELRC) seeks through its many activities to achieve excellence in the provision of research, development and support in professional leadership for educators nationally and internationally.


Institute of Professional Learning

The Institute of Professional Learning (IPL) provides high quality professional learning opportunities across and beyond the education sector in New Zealand.