What support currently exists?

You can find out information about the support offered from each organisation.

The Ministry of Education values the significance of peer to peer, ‘just in time’ support for teachers and we look forward to working with the following organisations to further develop teaching and learning networks.

You can find out how to contact the available networks by clicking on the subject areas below:


New Zealand Assessment Institute (NZAI)

Website: https://www.nzai.org.nz/

E-mail: info@NZAI.org.nz


Biology Educators’ Association of New Zealand (BEANZ)

Website: http://beanz.org.nz/

E-mail: BiologyNZ@gmail.com


Careers and Transition Education Association New Zealand (CATE)

Website: https://www.cate.co.nz/

E-mail: president@catenz.org

Commerce and Economics

New Zealand Commerce and Economics Teachers’ Association (NZCETA)

Website: http://www.nzceta.co.nz/

E-mail: ceta.education@nzceta.co.nz

Digital Technologies

Digital Technologies Teachers Aotearoa (DTTA)

Website: http://nzacditt.org.nz/

E-mail: admin@nzacditt.org.nz

Robotics and Computer Science in Education

Website: https://www.cs4strust.org.nz/


MIE Experts

Website: https://mieexpertsnz.org/

E-mail: mieexpertsnz@outlook.com

Southern Microsoft Cluster (Opaheke School)

E-mail: nikkiel@opaheke.school.nz


Drama New Zealand

Website: https://www.drama.org.nz/

E-mail: dramednz@gmail.com

Earth and Space Science

Earth and Space Science Educators

Website: https://www.earthspacescience.org.nz/

E-mail: earthspacenz@gmail.com 


New Zealand Association for the Teaching of English (NZATE)

Website: https://nzate.org.nz/ 

Email: yvette.krohn@nzate.org.nz

Auckland Association for the Teachers of English Language (AATEL)

Website: https://www.facebook.com/AATELonline/

Email: douglasp@wsc.school.nz 


New Zealand Board of Geography Teachers (NZBOGT)

Website: https://www.nzgs.co.nz/welcome-to-the-nzbogt

E-mail: geohelpnz@gmail.com 

Gifted Education

Gifted Aotearoa

Website:  www.giftedaotearoa.nz

E-mail: giftedaotearoanz@gmail.com

Graphics and Technology

New Zealand Graphics and Technology Teachers Association 

Website: http://wp.nzgtta.co.nz/


New Zealand Health Education Association

Website: https://healtheducation.org.nz/contacts/

E-mail: admin@healtheducation.org.nz

Home Economics and Technology

Home Economics and Technology Teachers’ Association of New Zealand

Website: http://www.hettanz.org.nz/


New Zealand Association of Language Teachers (NZALT)

Website: https://nzalt.org.nz/

E-mail: president@nzalt.org.nz

Learning Support

Learning Support Network 

Website: https://www.lsn.nz/ 

E-mail: info@thelearningsupportnetwork.org 


New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers


E-mail: admin@nzamt.org.nz

Media Studies

New Zealand Association of Media Educators

Website: http://www.name.org.nz/

E-mail: info@name.org.nz


Music Education New Zealand Aotearoa (MENZA)

Website: http://menza.co.nz/

E-mail: admin@menza.co.nz

Orff New Zealand Aotearoa (ONZA)

Website: http://onza.nz/

Online Learning

Virtual Learning Primary and Net NZ

Website: https://hail.to/nex 

E-mail: nex@vln.school.nz 

Outdoor Education

Education Outdoors New Zealand

Website: https://www.eonz.org.nz/

E-mail: Office@eonz.org.nz

Physical Education

Physical Education New Zealand (PENZ)

Website: https://penz.org.nz/


New Zealand Institute of Physics (NZIP)

Website: https://nzip.org.nz/

E-mail: education@nzip.org.nz


New Zealand Association of Psychology Teachers (NZAPT)

Website: https://www.nzpsychteachers.org/

E-mail: nzapt@hotmail.com


New Zealand Association of Science Educators (NZASE)

Website: https://nzase.org.nz/ 

E-mail: nzase@xtra.co.nz 

Social Studies

Aotearoa Social Studies Educators’ Network (ASSEN)

E-mail: assen.network@gmail.com 


Technology Education New Zealand

Website: https://tenz.org.nz/

Visual Arts

Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Arts Educators (ANZAAE) 

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/anzaae/home

E-mail: anzaae.exec@gmail.com

Canterbury Art Teachers’ Association (CATA)

Website: https://canterburyartteachersblog.tumblr.com

E-mail: ponweiserl@mthutt.school.nz

Tai Tokerau Art Teacher Teachers' Assocation 

Email: ewise@kerikerihigh.ac.nz