Joint PPTA / NZEI Paid Union Meetings (Pums)

PPTA and NZEI are holding combined meetings of their 60,000 members in September. The meetings are to plan a response to the government’s "global funding" proposal, which is effectively a return to the failed bulk funding experiment of the 1990s.

icon PPTA / NZEI paid union meetings September 2016 (124.66 kB) as at 7 September 2016

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PPTA president and executive team elections

Call for nominations for the New Zealand Post Primary Teachers' Association / Te Wehengarua (PPTA)  president, junior vice president and executive members for the 2017-2018 year.


Nominations close at 5.00pm on Friday 16 September 2016.

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2016 PPTA Annual Conference

The 2016 PPTA Annual Conference will be held at the Brentwood Hotel, Kemp Street, Kilbirnie, Wellington from Tuesday 27 September to Thursday 29 September 2016.

Annual Conference is the decision making authority of PPTA.

PPTA provides live, web-streamed coverage of all the speeches, debates and decisions of our annual conference.

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Mahi tika: Learning to make a difference

Mahi tika courses are practical adult education seminars based on case studies, collaborative problem-solving and discussion. They are delivered by PPTA Field Officers in a location near you each year.

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For information about School terms see the Ministry of Education website:

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