Insights & News

Mon, 11/21/2016, Laurayne Tafa
We are pleased to announce that Cognition Education is fully accredited, with 58 of our consultants successful in their application for accreditation.
Communities of Learning (CoLs) are our opportunity to collaborate across schools to make a difference for learners.
Global Education Company Cognition Education has announced the acquisition of Australian award winning education franchise, Begin Bright. Begin Bright focuses on creating happy, smart and confident children through school readiness and...
Tue, 10/06/2015, Chris Henderson
UNESCO's Wenhui Award aims to recognize the contributions of educators and institutions which have optimized the potential of education and the human innovative spirit to address and resolve pressing issues and problems facing our world...
Mon, 09/28/2015, Therese Ireland-Smith
In response to requests from participants at our introductory workshop: How to significantly improve outcomes for Maori, Pasifika and those who are minoritised, HPS is offering a free four part series of workshops around the country. The...
There is no time like the present. Stretch your comfort zone and become a part of the primary teaching workforce. Find out more about teaching qualifications here.
Profiling one of our great people, and his equally incredible work, Chris Henderson shows he is here to make positive change. 
What really aids student achievement? In an interview with Sarah Montague for BBC Radio 4, John Hattie dispels some popular myths about what does and doesn’t matter in your school.
Mon, 06/22/2015, Chris Henderson
This is the first of three articles reviewing current research and developments in public education globally. This article looks at transformations in teaching and learning in the Asia-Pacific region with a particular focus on developing...
John Hattie's new research finds popular policy fixes in education have least impact on student learning
Thu, 06/04/2015, Chris Sullivan
New Zealanders are making a significant impact individually and collectively.
Fri, 03/13/2015, Chris Henderson
With evolving interest and engagement in education, can business be a force for good? 
Mon, 03/02/2015, Chris Sullivan
Cognition Education is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Short as General Manager International Business Development. Andrew is an educational specialist with over 20 years of experience in school leadership and management,...
A Golden Totara newly planted on the lawn of Aquinas College in Tauranga, has extra significance for deputy head Terry Consedine. 
Cognition Education are working alongside other renowned global education providers to develop modules giving educators from Abu Dhabi public schools 20 hours of professional development in fields and courses of their own choosing.
Mon, 12/15/2014, Therese Ireland-Smith
The team at Cognition have contributed to the development of the Cancer Society’s new SunSmart Schools teaching resources. 
Mon, 12/01/2014, Chris Sullivan
Is it time you strengthened your digital capabilities? On Wednesday 3rd December 2014 we have an optional professional development session on student mobile journalism with John Gray. John supported us at the Festival of Education earlier...
Fri, 11/28/2014, Chris Henderson
Photos: Cognition General Manager Chris Sullivan and Project Leader Chris Henderson recently attended the graduation of XL's first batch of Future Leaders, and the induction of the programme's third batch.
Fri, 11/21/2014, Dr Brian Hinchco
In any organisation, effective performance relies on a board providing oversight and guidance to management to implement its strategic plan. In a school, the mix of skills required includes property, finance, curriculum and human...
Tue, 10/21/2014, Chris Sullivan
Our Stories 27 March 2015, Ellerslie Convention Center, Auckland