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Jeremy Banks appointed new Chair of Network for Learning

Last updated on September 1, 2023 at 10:45 am

Jeremy Banks (Ngāti Rārua, Rangitāne ki Wairau, Ngāti Kuia) has been appointed the new Chair of Crown-owned organisation Network for Learning’s (N4L) Board of Directors. In the past five years, N4L has grown from providing internet connection and a basic firewall...

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First school in New Zealand connected to Hyperfibre

Last updated on August 10, 2022 at 10:57 am

Network for Learning (N4L) has partnered with Spark and Chorus, to upgrade the first of a selected group of schools and kura with very high network usage to Hyperfibre  - doubling their connection speed to 2Gbps, the fastest internet connection currently available for...

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Hon Clare Curran joins Network for Learning Board

Last updated on December 2, 2021 at 04:07 pm

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, December 02, 2021 Crown technology company Network for Learning (N4L) welcomes Hon Clare Curran to its Board of Directors. Hon Curran served as the member of parliament for Dunedin South from 2008-2020. During this time, she held a number of...

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N4L appoints Chief People Officer

Last updated on March 17, 2021 at 03:40 pm

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, March 18, 2021 - Crown company Network for Learning (N4L) is today announcing the appointment of Kim Hegarty to the newly created role of Chief People Officer, with effect from March 22. A returning New Zealander, Kim joins N4L following a...

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N4L appoints inaugural Chief Customer & Brand Officer

Last updated on February 8, 2021 at 09:15 pm

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, February 9, 2021 - Today Crown company Network for Learning (N4L) welcomes Michelle Leadsom to the newly created role of Chief Customer & Brand Officer.  Michelle will lead N4L’s growing customer-centric team, championing an excellent...

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Schools digital-ready for online exams: N4L review

Last updated on November 16, 2020 at 09:00 am

A review of more than 200 secondary schools shows the majority are digital-ready for this month’s NCEA online exams, according to the findings of a report by Network for Learning (N4L), which is partnering with the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) to help...

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N4L’s Entrepreneurship wins Innovation Award

Last updated on June 21, 2023 at 12:25 pm

Crown Company Network for Learning (N4L) has been recognised for its entrepreneurship and technical excellence at the Reseller News’ 2020 Innovation Awards, which celebrate leadership and innovation in New Zealand’s technology industry. N4L connects more than 825,000...

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N4L appoints tech partners for school network upgrade

Last updated on May 11, 2020 at 12:08 pm

Schools to get next-generation wireless internet technology (Wi-Fi 6) Schools will get a more seamless and safer internet experience thanks to a nationwide upgrade of school network equipment led by Network for Learning (N4L) that involves the next-generation of...

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