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Kiwi cooks brave the heat
Kiwi cooks brave the heat

It was school meets Hell's Kitchen as top culinary students from around the country battled it out in Auckland yesterday…

Greens unveil plans for new top tax rate

The Greens say their policy of raising the top tax rate to generate close to $1b to tackle child poverty was not about penalising…

Amazing Grace graduates

Top model Grace Barcelos Owen graduated last week through AUT as a fully registered psychologist.

Schools can't crack the IT code

Kiwi school kids interested in computer programming are being forced to teach themselves as the education system fails to…

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Cunliffe: ' Sack Judith Collins' video Cunliffe: ' Sack Judith Collins'

Labour leader David Cunliffe repeated his call to…

Key: 'Left wing smear campaign' video Key: 'Left wing smear campaign'

PM John Key has repeated his belief that New Zealanders…

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Science forum targets young minds
Science forum targets young minds

'You only live once - so do what you love." While hardly rocket science, the advice was just as important as anything else…

Destiny eyes taxpayer funds for school
Destiny eyes taxpayer funds for school

Destiny Church wants its private school to become part of the state system, which would earn it a large boost in taxpayer…

Work experience for teachers
Work experience for teachers

Hundreds of teachers will take a break from the classroom today to visit the type of workplaces that their students could…

Closing the talent gap - where are the skilled staff?
Closing the talent gap - where are the skilled staff?

From restaurants to rocket-builders — businesses of all sorts share a common problem: Finding enough skilled staff. Anthony…

Education

Censure for failure to report 'intense' student crush
Censure for failure to report 'intense' student crush

A teacher who failed to report the behaviour of a student who developed an intense crush on him has…

Students get $27.5m pledge to advance tech skills

New Zealand students will benefit from a $27.5 million pledge to advance their skills in technology and science. New Zealand…

Foes unite to hammer Parata's school plan

An education-themed political meeting threatened to boil over as teachers took aim at Education Minister Hekia Parata and…

$350m to build 9 new Auckland schools

Auckland will get nine new schools after the Govt announced a $350m funding boost in an effort to get ahead of the city's…

Peter Calder: Away from trouble, on to throne
Peter Calder: Away from trouble, on to throne

Peter Calder writes: Waikowhai Primary School in Mt Roskill is one of 15 schools where the seven-week…

National proposes build of nine new schools in Auckland

National will build nine new schools in Auckland if re-elected, associate Education Minister Nikki Kaye announced today. The…

Key close to getting boot from debate

'Do you want to leave now?' asked the host of last night's Helensville debate of Prime Minister John Key - who came closest…

Website frowned on as students cash in

New Zealanders are uploading their lecture notes to a website that sells them on to other students and returns a share of…

Dingle youth project expands to tackle jobs

Mountaineer Graeme Dingle's youth charity is branching out from its original outdoors focus to try to connect school-leavers…

Schools to take back booted-out kids
Schools to take back booted-out kids

Schools are being made to re-enrol students they had kicked out for bad behaviour including carrying…

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Primary Education

Captain's mum on new panel
Captain's mum on new panel

Her own boy has done okay - but over a 35-year teaching career Margaret McCaw has helped in the development of hundreds…

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