Te Ākonga

Students & New Educators

Te Ākonga me Ngā Kaiako Hou (pai ake tēnei kupu ki te kupu Pia)

Are you studying to become an educator or in your first five years of teaching? Be a part of shaping the future of education – the future that you will inherit! 

Join NZEI Te Riu Roa to connect with fellow beginning teachers, get support and guidance on your career and get involved with campaigns to advocate for better pay, conditions and other issues in your future jobs.  

Get involved

Check out these campaigns you can get involved with as a student or new educator!


Stand up for change.

Become a student member for free!

Complete the online application and be a part of creating a better education sector for your future career.