works to the highest standards and easily understands and works
through the complexities surrounding academic quality and portfolio
review. She works with staff at all levels of the organisation in a
positive and inclusive way. She is well respected because of this.
academic leadership was instrumental in achieving Category One External
Evaluation and Review status for WITT. I have the greatest
respect for Christine's capability and have no hesitation in
Richard Handley, Chief Executive, Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki , 2008 - 2013
Michael and Christine were named finalists in the 2015 Prime Minister's Education Excellence Awards - Excellence in Leading
category. The Open Polytechnic Primary Science Teaching and
Primary Mathematics Teaching qualifications are taught by this
husband and wife team. Michael took a lead role in the design of the
programmes, design of the courses and wrote most of the content.
I have been privileged to visit the Open Polytechnic to see their online
science and maths teaching courses first hand, and I know how impressive
they are. The best thing is that the programme enables teachers to
study while working, allowing teachers to put what they learn online
into practice almost immediately."
National List MP Chris Bishop
TARANAKI SCIENCE &