A passion for learning and teaching

For Courtenay Blair, Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) Chef Tutor and recent graduate of the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching, education is about igniting a passion for learning and guiding students towards that “lightbulb moment”. It’s clear from our conversation that Courtenay loves what she does and cares deeply about her students’ […]

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Putting her learning to work

With a full-time career in the event hire industry, as well as being a mother and host-mother to two international students, Julia Kruskopf is living proof that even the busiest people can find the time to achieve their academic and professional goals. Last month, in the midst of the nationwide lockdown, Julia completed the New […]

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Discovering a love of learning

Leaving school at 13, Mirinoa Pickering spent the next few years “floating around and getting into trouble.” Reflecting on that time, Mirinoa says she hadn’t realized the importance of education. Keen to explore her passion for writing and inspire her daughter to pursue higher education, Mirinoa decided to return to the world of learning and […]

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Drive and passion for teaching

Crystel Burt started her teaching journey a few years ago at Ara Institute of Canterbury. While there she was encouraged by her mentor to enhance her teaching skills through completing a certificate in adult and tertiary teaching. After commencing the certificate, her study was soon put on hold when her family relocated to Nelson. Following […]

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Taking on a new learning challenge

Having left school early and with a keen desire to take on a new learning challenge, Krichelle Giles set out to find an education provider that could meet her learning needs. Following a search online, Krichelle came across TANZ eCampus and she was immediately attracted to their flexible online learning. Krichelle needed to continue working […]

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A New Perspective on Teaching

Dr Chandre Honeth started as Viticulture and Wine Science Lecturer at Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) in 2019, after having spent years studying and completing her PhD. EIT requires new teaching staff to complete the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 5) which prompted Dr Honeth to enrol with TANZ eCampus to […]

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