EQUITY THROUGH EDUCATION:
A Centre for Research,Learning and Practice
The Equity Through Education Centre was established in 2016 within the Institute of Education, Massey University.
It is an interprofessional community of educators inquiring into the problems of educational inequity.
Equity in a Digital World
Researching the role of public libraries in promoting digital inclusion and overcoming the digital divide. This project with public libraries NZ and funded by InternetNZ will impact policy and practice in creating more equitable access and use of digital technologies .
Poverty, Rights and Corrective Lenses
Research into the inequity around the provision of corrective lenses in low decile schools in New Zealand. Education is one of the key to breaking the poverty cycle but with up to 80% of learning done using sight, untreated vision problems are holding kids back.
Learning & Research Pathways
Blurring the boundaries between formal and non-formal learning, scholarship, inquiry and research, the centre offers bespoke short courses, funds research and offers individualised professional development.