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IMG 4910 02 Aug 2018 Waikato school – employer partnerships impact thousands Smart Waikato’s Secondary School Employer Partnerships are having significant impact on thousands of students in the region, boosting their intention to stay at school, interest in... Read more IMG 5045 02 Jul 2018 Students aspirations skyrocket thanks to SSEPs New SSEP results show secondary school student aspiration, interest and retention all increase significantly with participation in the Smart Waikato initiative.PERCENTAGE OF YEAR 9... Read more IMG 2141 18 Oct 2017 School employer partnerships reach East and South Waikato An initiative generating transformative results for Waikato communities by connecting young people with employers is being expanded to include more secondary schools.To date, 2200 ... Read more fonterra dan jim launch 24 Sep 2017 Fed Farmers support "real world" SSEP learning at Te Kauwhata Federated Farmers Charitable Society has adopted Te Kauwhata College as part of Smart Waikato's Secondary School Employer Partnerships (SSEP).Year 9 and 10 science and food technol... Read more 2017 04 11 10.05.13 24 Sep 2017 Science in the real world at Cambridge High Hundreds of Waikato secondary school students are being paired with employers to see how their school subjects are used in the real world.Smart Waikato's Secondary School Employer ... Read more 2017 02 28 12.22.53 22 Sep 2016 New employer partnership schools announced The ground-breaking initiative strengthening relationships between Waikato secondary schools and businesses will be implemented in five more schools in the region next year.Smart W... Read more