Teaching and Learning Research Initiative (TLRI)

The Teaching and Learning Research Initiative seeks to enhance the links between educational research and teaching practices to improve outcomes for learners. The fund was established by the government in 2003.


Recent news articles

  • Latest TLRI newsletter

    The latest TLRI newsletter is now out, with details of the 2017 funding round, and other news. Read it here.

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  • Six projects funded in 2016 round

    Six projects have been funded in the TLRI funding round for 2016.

    The projects selected for funding are:

    Supporting teaching and learning in home-based early childhood education 

    Principal Investigators:  Elizabeth Schaughency and Elaine Reese

    Partnerships: University of Otago; Pioneers (formerly the Dunedin Community Childcare Association)

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  • TLRI project leaders win teaching awards

    Congratulations to TLRI project leaders Martin East and Azra Moeed who have won Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards. The awards are for sustained excellence in tertiary teaching and were presented at a function hosted by the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, Hon Steven Joyce at Parliament. You can read more about the awards here.

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