Using My Te Kura

If you’re learning online, you’ll be spending lots of time on My Te Kura. My Te Kura is our online learning environment. It’s the place where you access your work, participate in discussions, do quizzes to test your learning, communicate with your teacher and more.

Working online means you can access your learning resources wherever and whenever you need them. Learning resources may include other online education providers. You can work at your own pace and get feedback quickly from your teacher.

Find out more about online learning.

If you’re not enrolled with us yet, we recommend you check out the My Te Kura showcase

Get started in My Te Kura

Watch the following video that will help you get online and start your learning in My Te Kura.

You can log in by hovering over the link at the top right-hand corner of the page and selecting My Te Kura.

Use your student ID number as both your username and password the first time you access My Te Kura.

Once you log in you’ll be asked to set a new password.

If you have forgotten your password or want to change it, click on the ‘forgot password’ link at the bottom of the login screen.

A password reset link will be sent to the email address you gave to us. 

You can log in to My Te Kura using the following browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari.
Please don’t use Internet Explorer as it will not display everything you need.

After you log in for the first time, you should familiarise yourself with My Te Kura by exploring ‘The Hub’. This will help you get up to speed really quickly.

The Student and Whānau Support Team can help you with most general queries, whether it’s with My Te Kura, Google Docs or your Te Kura-issued laptop. Don’t hesitate to call or email with any questions.

You can contact them on 0800 65 99 88 option 2 from 8am to 5pm on weekdays, or email

Be sure to have your name and student ID number handy.