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Inspiring ākonga into technology careers

About Tech21

The Ministry of Education and NZTech partnered to host Tech21, to inspire ākonga (learners) into technology careers.  

The Tech21 Summit aimed to spark inspiration for year 7–10  ākonga.  The Summit on 24 May at the Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau showcased tech innovation and creativity, plus the opportunity for Technology Learning career pathways. The Tech21 summit was hosted in collaboration with Techweek2021, a weeklong nationwide festival of innovation. 

The Ministry of Education and NZTech are committed to inspiring ākonga to consider technology careers.  Learn more about New Zealand’s digital skills landscape in Digital Skills Aotearoa.

For curriculum support materials for Hangarau Matihiko and Digital Technologies, please visit Kauwhata Reo and Technology Online.

Check out what was on at the Tech21 Summit.