Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education

Victoria's Faculty of Education is uniquely placed in the capital city to offer high-quality research-led teaching and learning.

The Faculty of Education aims to engage students as active members of a community of learning, offering challenging, high-quality academic programmes of study, and opportunities for an excellent student experience on campus and further afield. About us.

New Zealand teachers need to re-think mat time
Anita Mortlock

Mat time may be an important part of a child’s education, but new research suggests that teachers need to clarify what makes it important, if students are to gain anything from it. Read more

Students working together on a laptop in the University library

Master your education online

Enrol in a Master of Education and further your career with Victoria's flexible study options.

student and teacher together on path in the bush

Thought about a teaching career ?

Join our community of undergraduate students intending to be teachers. Contact Dr. Dayle Anderson at dayle.anderson@vuw.ac.nz to find out about studying teaching at Victoria and being part of Te Whānau o Ako Pai, our teacher education community.

Teacher Education Excellence Awards 2016


Family, friends, Principals and Teacher Mentors will join eighteen Faculty of Education graduands to see them receive Teacher Education Excellence Awards at a ceremony on 18 May.