Post by Kiwi Frontline on Feb 25, 2018 16:10:14 GMT 12
MAORI YOUTH INITIATIVE GETS MORE FUNDING
A robotics initiative by Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi has been awarded increased funding to support the growth of computational thinking among Maori students in Gisborne, Bay of Plenty, Auckland and Northland regions.
Professor John Clayton and the team from Tokorau – Institute for Indigenous Innovation have been awarded increased funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.
The funding comes from the Unlocking Curious Minds contestable funding initiative created to increase engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics......