Educational tests and measurements - New Zealand

NCEA (National Certificate of Education Achievement) is the official secondary school qualification in New Zealand. It was phased in between 2002 and 2004, replacing three older secondary school qualifications (School Certificate, Six Form Certificate and Bursary).

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Date: 1985 - 1989 Description: Includes: 1985: Community Institute Wellington High School. 1985 classes [schedule] Look at learning in schools; ministerial reviews on Curriculum and Assess...
Date: 1951-1953 Description: Includes School Certificate pass rates and percentages, and school and class sizes. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 26 January 2006 Description: Shows the parents of a teenage girl looking at her NCEA results. Her father doesn't understand the qualification. Refers to the controversial NCEA. Inscript...
Date: 1981 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Description: Shows a man sitting in a living room reading the paper and trying to decide how to vote in the general election. His son is entering the room carrying his Sc...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :'Starter question for all New Entrants...' 29 October 2012
Date: 2012 By: Scoop (Firm) Description: Mock entrance test for 'New Entrants' to Ministry of Education, set by NCEA ('Not Even Close to Educational Acumen'). The 'Starter Question' asks about how t...
"Teachers are angry you did not consult them over the NCEA!" "It was hard to find a teacher at school at the time!" ca 27 August 2002.
Date: 2002 Description: Shows Labour's Education Minister, Trevor Mallard, sitting behind his desk reading about the teacher strikes. He justifies his lack of consultation with teac...
Evans, Malcolm 1945- : Magaz... Poorer pupils fail school cert exams. Tests show Viagra improves performance. 'Give me a packet - I've got a maths test today!' New Zealand Herald, 29 May 2001.
Date: 2001 Description: A small boy asks a magazine shop owner to 'give me a packet - I ve got a maths test today!' At the entrance of the shop are two newspaper headlines reading ...
Webb, Murray, 1947- :Trevor Mallard [ca 10 March, 2005]
Date: 2005 Description: Caricature of New Zealand politician, Trevor Mallard, who was criticised during early 2005 over issues relating to NCEA scholarship results from the 2004 exa...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :Good news Trevor! English has agreed to a return bout! Otago Daily Times, 22 February, 2005.
Date: 2005 Description: The Minister of Education, Trevor Mallard, lies pummelled in the corner of a boxing ring. His trainer is Prime Minister Helen Clark, who wears a t-shirt insc...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :Mr Benson-Pope... Throughout this NCEA debacle there seems to have been something missing... Otago Daily Times, 16 February 2005.
Date: 2005 Description: A journalist interviews the Minister Responsible for the Education Review Office, David Benson-Pope, about the controversy over the number of students who fa...