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NCEA compared with School C and Bursary

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How is NCEA different from School Certificate and Bursary qualifications?


Help your young person improve their literacy and numeracy skills

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Young people with good literacy and numeracy skills have more career options when they leave school.


Extracurricular activities get learners ready for work

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Find out how extracurricular activities develop skills sought after by employers.


The top 5 questions parents have about NCEA

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We answer your questions about NCEA and where it can lead your young person.


Didn’t get the NCEA results you wanted?

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If you didn’t get the NCEA results you wanted, we’ve got some tips to help you.


myBCITO can help your learners get into the building and construction industry

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myBCITO can help teachers get their learners work ready for a career in building and construction.


What to consider about studying by distance

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Is studying by distance the right option for your young person? Here's how to support them - even if you don't know anything about their subjects.


8 steps to choosing school subjects

Practical tips

Choosing school subjects can be tricky, but with these eight steps your young person will have them sorted in no time.


Use Subject Matcher to help find your ideal job

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With Subject Matcher you can see how the NCEA subjects your young person chooses can influence their possible career path.


Match subjects to jobs in demand for future success

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Our guide to choosing subjects that will give your young person the right skills to get into jobs in demand in New Zealand.