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Kindergarten teacher wins national excellence in teaching award

New Zealand Kindergartens congratulates Christine Alford on her second National Excellence in Teaching Award (NEiTA).


Christine, a teacher at Mairtown Kindergarten in Northland, received the national Crystal Apple award at a recent celebration in Whangarei. Christine was only one of five teachers in early childhood, primary and secondary to receive the ASG national teaching award. The award honours Christine’s expertise and dedication to her profession. It also acknowledges high quality teaching in early childhood education.

Read the Northern Advocate news story about Christine’s award here.

More information is available on the Mairtown Kindergarten blogspot - click here.

For more information about the NEiTA awards, visit here.


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