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Childcare firm given to charity
Childcare firm given to charity

The country's leading early childhood education provider, Kidicorp Limited will today announce its new status as a not-for-profit…

Aides resign after drug exchange

Two teacher aides caught passing drugs at an Auckland primary school have resigned today.

Drugs exchanged in staffroom

An Auckland primary school has suspended two teacher aides after they were snapped exchanging cannabis in the staff room…

Mai Chen: St Bede's decision raises questions

The case of the St Bede's College students who breached Civil Aviation rules while on a school rowing trip raises some big…

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned video Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

Italy's highest court overturned the murder conviction…

Rugby: Hurricanes are six from six video Rugby: Hurricanes are six from six

The Hurricanes aren't used to this. This is the best…

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Editorial: Schools need more leeway from the law
Editorial: Schools need more leeway from the law

Common sense, they say, is a large part of the law but it seems to desert courts when they are invited to overrule school…

Rowing legal action 'not taken lightly'
Rowing legal action 'not taken lightly'

The families of two boys who went to the High Court to allow their sons to compete in a rowing regatta say they did it because…

Student pulls off grand prank
Student pulls off grand prank

It was meant to be the best excuse ever to get out of class - a bogus news report announcing NZ's biggest school would be…

Destiny school's integration bid fails
Destiny school's integration bid fails

Destiny Church's bid to make its private school part of the state system has failed. The church says the rejection is disappointing…

Education

'School in a box' hope for refugees
'School in a box' hope for refugees

Vodafone New Zealand is helping to boost education in refugee areas with the development of its instant…

Twelve Questions: Dr Michelle Dickinson

Dr Michelle Dickinson, aka ‘Nanogirl’, who runs New Zealand's only nanomechanical lab, talks about science on TV, radio…

Northland charter school removes managers

A struggling Northland charter school has removed its management team in what it says is a last-ditch attempt at avoiding…

Flagship school on the brink

One of the country’s flagship charter schools is now teetering on the edge of closure. Kirsty Johnston goes behind the gates…

Call to let P smuggler teach slammed
Call to let P smuggler teach slammed

A decision to allow a former P addict and convicted methamphetamine smuggler back into the classroom…

P smuggler cleared to teach

A former childcare worker and P addict caught smuggling methamphetamine into New Zealand has been cleared by her professional…

WWI: Official artists came late in war

It was late in the day before New Zealand appointed war artists to document the conflict.

Teacher banned from classroom

A Hamilton high school teacher who gave pass grades to students whose work had been assessed as "not achieved" has been…

Tapa cloth at heart of doctorate in art

A Kiwi student has come up with an innovative way to show off her artistic photography - by using traditional Pacific tapa…

Steve McCabe: Teachers happy to follow MPs' lead
Steve McCabe: Teachers happy to follow MPs' lead

Rather than trying to come up with a figure for our pay adjustment, our claim is obvious - 5.5 per cent…

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Primary Education

Full tums help the sums
Full tums help the sums

With more children coming to school hungry, a scientific study will for the first time guage the impact nutrition — or lack…

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