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Editorial: Govt too slow
Editorial: Govt too slow

Why, Labour education spokesman Chris Hipkins asked, had it taken the Government so long to take action over the troubled…

School counsellor charged with indecent assault

A school counsellor at a Northland school has appeared in court charged with indecent assault after a student complaint…

Labour announces $40m package for tertiary centres

Labour has announced a $40 million package to set up ten new 'centres of vocational excellence' at regional institutes of…

Novopay move slated as diversion

Australian company Talent2 has been dumped from its own ill-starred Novopay teachers' payroll system.

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US, UN announce Gaza cease-fire video US, UN announce Gaza cease-fire

Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire…

Banks: 'New evidence will prove innocence' video Banks: 'New evidence will prove innocence'

John Banks claims he has new evidence he will take…

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Mailbox zone scam is costly for school
Mailbox zone scam is costly for school

Adecile 10 Auckland school considered criminal charges after it uncovered a scam it says enabled out-of-zone families to…

Peter Lyons: Attitudes to teaching out of touch
Peter Lyons: Attitudes to teaching out of touch

Kevin Fallon gets dismissed as a football coach at Mt Albert Grammar and it makes the national news.

Students' photos sent to paedophile
Students' photos sent to paedophile

A relief teacher sent photos of primary school pupils to a man he knew was seeking medical help for his sexual attraction…

Schools tackle zone cheats
Schools tackle zone cheats

Students are being kicked out of some of Auckland's most sought-after schools after officials ruled they were not genuinely…

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School scammers drop bid
School scammers drop bid

A former principal and her husband who scammed $30,000 from a decile one school have abandoned their…

Star coach promises fight

Former All Whites coach Kevin Fallon says legal action is likely over his sacking from Mt Albert Grammar after 18 years…

New Advisor sees room for improvement

Helping close achievement gaps in our classrooms will be a priority for a leading academic appointed to a major new science…

Editorial: Targets achieved - mostly

Politicians hate targets. The risk associated with them is all too apparent.

Matt Heath: Hard lessons learned from schoolyard fights
Matt Heath: Hard lessons learned from schoolyard fights

My son turned 5 and started school last week. It was an emotional time for me. He is so small and his…

John Roughan: Principles lost in a grammar zone

What goes through the minds of educational professionals when they see the lengths that property owners will go to remain…

Teacher's depravity lost in system

Failure to pass on information at school’s management level was critical to the overlooking of allegations made by students…

After-school jobs harmless - study

School students can forget trying to wriggle out of a part-time job - new research says it isn't all that bad.

Ticks, crosses for school pass rates

The number of young school children achieving or bettering the national standard in reading and writing has fallen in many…

Fall in reading standards in many regions
Fall in reading standards in many regions

The number of young school children achieving or bettering the national standard in reading has fallen…

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Poll backs plan for better teachers
Poll backs plan for better teachers

New Zealanders would rather money was spent on improving teaching standards than on reducing class sizes, a Herald-DigiPoll…

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