This journal presents original reports, critical reviews of educational theory and policy, discussions and commentaries on conceptual and methodological issues in educational research, reports on research in progress, and book reviews. Its multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approach aims to nurture and promote educational research. The journal is an official publication of the New Zealand Association for Research in Education. It is sometimes abbreviated as NZJES.

  • Presents original reports, critical reviews of theory and policy, discussion and commentary, research-in-progress reports and more
  • Takes a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approach, to nurture and promote educational research
  • An official publication of the New Zealand Association for Research in Education, NZARE

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  • Leon Benade,
  • Georgina Stewart
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37,708 (2019)

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