Social media

We use Facebook and Twitter to share news and information about education in New Zealand.


You can like us on Facebook(external link) to get parent focused information and news.

The Ministry’s Terms of Use for Facebook are on our Facebook page.


You can follow the Ministry on Twitter @EducationGovtNZ(external link) to get the latest news, education stories, useful information and emergency updates. This account has information for all audiences.  

You are subject to the Ministry of Education’s social media terms of use(external link), as well as Twitter’s Terms of Service(external link) and Rules(external link).


Our Facebook and Twitter pages are routinely monitored from 8.30 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday, but may also be monitored outside these hours. They are not monitored on public holidays or the period between Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. We will try to reply within one business day, to any questions.

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