Education

The University of Waikato is set to offer study options for Cook Islands residents wishing to become teachers.

To complete the first week of this year’s Putahi Ono Kuki Airani artists’ gathering, Nukutere College hosted a group of artists in a discussion about their artistic backgrounds last Thursday.

Senior students at Apii Avarua were treated to a special discussion from visiting Hawaiian artists currently in Rarotonga for the Putahi Ono.

The Cook Islands Voyaging Society (CIVS) launched a series of educational workshops at Apii Nikao school yesterday.

As part of the 2018 Putahi Ono Kuki Arani “art gathering”, several visiting artists from countries around the South Pacific went to Tereora College yesterday morning to share their artistic backgrounds and experience with the next generation of artists.

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of the Government of Japan is set to offer scholarships to Cook Islands tertiary students wishing to study at Japanese universities.

A school-wide initiative at Takitumu Primary this year is helping children work on their social skills.

Teachers and students from the University of the South Pacific (USP) based in the Cook Islands will be travelling to China next month.

School holidays Pukapuka-style

Saturday May 05, 2018

Kids all around the Cook Islands were back at school this week after term break, but for most of them, memories of the school holidays will still be fresh in their minds.

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