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Mass killer working as art tutor
Mass killer working as art tutor

The boss of an art school that hired Raurimu massacre killer Stephen Anderson as a tutor is "seriously shocked" the school…

Investigation into school dispute

An independent review will be carried out at Rotorua Girls' High School to investigate an incident in which a large group…

Nicholas Jones: Decile rejig means more funds for some in spite of property boom

Some Auckland schools will get a boost in funding after being given lower decile ratings - despite booming property prices…

New charter schools offer freebies

Free uniforms and stationery are on offer to those who enrol at a new charter school.

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All Blacks: Read and Barrett video All Blacks: Read and Barrett

Hear from try scoring All Blacks Beauden Barrett and…

All Blacks: Retallick World Rugby Player of the Year video All Blacks: Retallick World Rugby Player of the Year

All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick has been crowned…

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Clyde Young: How to run low-decile schools
Clyde Young: How to run low-decile schools

The Tomorrow's Schools reforms that came into effect in 1989 were designed to deliver "better educational opportunities"…

Anna Collett: Add passionate teachers to equal maths success
Anna Collett: Add passionate teachers to equal maths success

The Herald reported last week that class disruptions and a lack of exposure to algebra and geometry are some of the issues…

Principal subject of council inquiry
Principal subject of council inquiry

A principal who headed a school that lost more than 55 teachers in four years is under investigation by the Teachers Council…

School sex scandal: Male teacher wouldn't be charged either - lawyer
School sex scandal: Male teacher wouldn't be charged either - lawyer

Prominent lawyer says female teacher had done nothing legally wrong, even though her alleged actions amounted to professional…

Education

'Kids need one parent to stay at home'
'Kids need one parent to stay at home'

A retired judge says families need more financial support so that one parent can stay at home for the…

Teacher sex allegations 'not a crime'

Police say they are aware of two alleged incidents and have received one complaint involving a female teacher at a boys'…

Female teacher quits over sex inquiry

A female teacher at a Catholic boys' college has resigned amid allegations she had sex with two students.

Auckland Grammar's $6.4m project

Auckland Grammar School is seeking a further $1.7 million for its new $6.4 million classroom project where construction…

Teacher resigns after allegations
Teacher resigns after allegations

A female teacher has resigned from a Catholic school amid allegations of inappropriate conduct with…

Peter Lyons: Vested interests will prevent action on landlords

NZ's version of capitalism largely involves borrowing to bid up the prices of our existing houses, particularly in Auckland…

Directors' networks can harm company performance

Partnered content: New Zealand companies may be affected negatively by the phenomenon of 'directors’ networks', according…

Lack of male teachers 'affecting boys'

Students are now less likely to have a male teacher, with many going through their early education years without ever encountering…

Is screen time good for kids?

It's a question always sparking hot debate in parenting circles: Do you let your babies and toddlers use screens? For years…

State rejects sex ed changes
State rejects sex ed changes

New guidelines for sex education will be released in a few weeks, but the Govt will shy away from ordering…

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Primary Education

Sam Judd: Nature enter me
Sam Judd: Nature enter me

It seems that New Zealanders and foreigners alike consider that we are lucky in this land of ours. People who live in high-rise…

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