Reappointments to Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu
16 August 2018
Education Minister Chris Hipkins today announced two reappointments to the Board of Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura).
Te Kura is a distance education provider offering personalised learning programmes to students from early childhood to Year 13. It works in partnership with students, whānau, school and communities to support students to achieve their educational and personal goals.
Dame Karen Sewell DNZM QSO, has been reappointed for a term of one year, and John Chemis has been reappointed for a term of three years.
“This Government is committed to delivering high quality learning for all,” Chris Hipkins said.
“I am pleased to reappoint Dame Karen Sewell and John Chemis to the Board of Te Kura. They have a great deal of governance and leadership experience in the education sector and are also strongly committed to equity for all students,” Chris Hipkins said.