Insights & News

Tue, 10/21/2014, Chris Sullivan
Over the last few months there has been an increased focus on educational issues in the media, our communities and across the profession. Often the discussion has centered on the use of data and how it can be used to cause impact on...
Thu, 10/16/2014, Chris Henderson
UNESCO's Asia Pacific Educational Innovation for Development (APEID) unit is seeking your thinking on the work and future of teachers. 
Wed, 10/08/2014, Chris Sullivan
Let us help!
Mon, 10/06/2014, Chris Sullivan
Online communities and learning networks are helping thousands of educators connect and gain access to knowledge and opportunities via digital technologies.
Fri, 09/26/2014, Chris Henderson
Cognition Education's Chris Henderson was recently a delegate at the tenth annual CSR Asia Summit in Hong Kong. Global and regional business leaders met with leaders in education, health, environment and community development to discuss...
Thu, 09/18/2014, Dr Pip Arnold
An 8-week MOOC (Massive, Online, Open Course) written by Chris Wild which is beginning very soon on the UK’s FutureLearn platform
Mon, 09/15/2014, Chris Sullivan
The Institute of Professional Learning at the University of Waikato is holding a day-long symposium on Student Voice facilitated by Susan Groundwater Smith from the University of Sydney.
Mon, 09/15/2014, Chris Sullivan
The Trust has partnered again with Fulbright NZ to offer a New Zealand  researcher or educator the opportunity to pursue research in the US next year designed to have an impact on New Zealand student outcomes. One or two awards valued at...
Mon, 08/18/2014, Therese Ireland-Smith
Maximising opportunities through collaborative impact “If you want to go far, walk together.”
Mon, 08/11/2014, Chris Sullivan
On the 8-9th August more than 300 educators from around New Zealand came together for the inaugural edchatNZ conference. Among the audience were around 50 trainee teachers who we were pleased to be able to sponsor to the event. 
Cognition developed Arts Online for the New Zealand Ministry of Education as an interactive online community of practice to encourage contribution, communication and collaboration for teachers of the arts throughout New Zealand. It...
Wed, 08/06/2014, Therese Ireland-Smith
Our Health Promoting Schools national leadership team has been working in collaboration with the sector to design and develop health resources and tools for schools to use. 
Thu, 07/31/2014, Chris Sullivan
Cognition is proud to be the Platinum Sponsor of the APPA Senior Leadership Conference
Thu, 07/31/2014, Chris Sullivan
Cognition Education and its partner Corwin gathered educational and thought leaders from across the globe to share and dialogue around content and research to deepen our understanding of what actually works best in schools to improve...
Mon, 07/28/2014, Chris Henderson
Since 2012 Cognition Education has led the design, implementation and evaluation of Indonesia's XL Future Leaders Program. Targeting three hundred young people across Indonesia, XL Future Leaders develops global leadership competencies...
Mon, 07/14/2014, Chris Henderson
The current global youth population is the largest the world has ever seen. Recognising the need to align priorities for young people with their broader development strategy, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched...
Mon, 07/14/2014, Chris Henderson
Over fifty young leaders from around New Zealand came to Christchurch's Rehua Marae this past weekend to participate in the 2014 Unicef Youth Congress, which was themed "Shape Your World". Cognition worked closely with Unicef New Zealand...
Wed, 07/02/2014, Chris Sullivan
The report on the International Summit of the Teaching Profession (ISTP 2014) has just been released. It makes for interesting reading and focusses on: •           Attracting high-quality teachers and leaders to schools of greatest need...
Wed, 07/02/2014, Chris Sullivan
Cognition Education would like to join with the Cognition Education Trust in congratulating Christine Rubie-Davies on the culmination of a comprehensive and significant research project:  Raising teacher expectations, changing beliefs and...
Fri, 06/27/2014, Chris Sullivan
Cognition would like to congratulate the winners and nominees in the inaugural Prime Minister's Education Excellence Awards.