Registration and certification is the way we ensure all teachers in Aotearoa are qualified, capable and ethical professionals.
Teachers have a professional obligation to develop professional relationships with a diverse range of learners and whānau and maintain and raise professional standards.
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The Teaching Council | Matatū Aotearoa is the professional body representing teachers in early childhood education, primary and secondary schooling.
These pages are for teacher education providers to help them meet specific requirements for programme approval.
All providers of teacher education programmes in New Zealand must meet specific requirements set out and managed by the Teaching Council.
ITE providers can find resources and tools to help them apply for programme approval.