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The new home for NCEA

We are currently developing NCEA achievement standards and resources for learning areas, wāhanga ako, and subjects, in both the New Zealand Curriculum and Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. This site aims to support kaiako as they implement the changes to NCEA.

Curriculum Wide

Literacy & Numeracy

Te Reo Matatini me te Pāngarau

What's New

Opportunities to be Involved in the NCEA Change Programme

14 April, 2022

We are currently seeking Expressions of Interest for:

  • NCEA Level 2 and 3 Pacific Studies Subject Expert Group - closing date 26 April 2022
  • Gagana Tokelau and Vagahau Niue Subject Expert Groups - closing date 2 May 2022
  • NCEA Pathways Panel - closing date 13 May 2022

See Expressions of Interest for more information about these opportunities to make a difference in the education of our rangatahi.

New Te Reo Matatini me te Pāngarau | Literacy & Numeracy Resources Now Available

15 March, 2022

We are excited to announce that new teaching and learning resources for Literacy and Numeracy are available, including subject-specific guidance for teachers and a students’ guide to the new co-requisite. New video content and action plan templates have also been provided for Te Reo Matatini me te Pāngarau.

We’d like to encourage kaiako/teachers to access all Literacy and Numeracy | Te Reo Matatini me te Pāngarau content through the Curriculum Wide section on the homepage of our website as well as under the New Zealand Curriculum and Te Marautanga o Aotearoa tabs.

We have now released:

8 March, 2022


Can I use these standards now?

Only if you are at a registered pilot school. All other teachers and students must continue to use existing standards and resources until they expire and new standards are registered. Find out more. Current standards and resources can be found at: