ESSE has been given a grant by the Ministry of Education as part of the Networks of Expertise initiative – to grow and develop existing and new curriculum, teaching and learning networks.
The purpose of the funding is to:
- develop and grow a robust network that provides timely, on-going advice and guidance to build capability and adaptive expertise for teachers
- support national and regional initiatives aimed at providing peer to peer, collaborative support to teachers
- utilise and add to research and evidence that informs teacher practice
- undertake activities that promote linkages between the science education sector and the MOE to build shared knowledge and innovation to drive equity.