Following extract from Education Gazette. Support from the business community remains an important component of teaching their future employees…
“WEGC enjoys a close friendship with the wider technology industry, including local information technology firm Datacom, which donates a cash prize for the top year 13 digital technology student each year.
The professional association for IT workers, IT Professionals (NZ), donates a cup to the top student each year, and representatives from open source software company Catalyst visit to speak to students each year.
It is these relationships that lend richness to the digital technologies curriculum at the school.”