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8 teachers struck off for grooming kids
8 teachers struck off for grooming kids

Determined sexual predators will get into schools despite rigorous vetting.

'Total destruction' after school fire

A school already struggling with a tragic start to the year has now lost its technology block to a devastating early morning…

Under-spend: Flagship education policy

A massive under-spend of more than $330 million for a flagship Government educational policy has been revealed.

Watch NZH Local Focus: How Te Matatini can count towards your future

Not only are performers putting their best feet forward for Te Matatini 2017 - but several are using it as a chance to progress…

Brothel told get consent or close
Brothel told get consent or close

A Whangarei brothel operating next door to a childcare centre that's being built has been found to be operating outside…

Editorial: School zoning defeats its purpose
Editorial: School zoning defeats its purpose

EDITORIAL: Education should open doors for everyone to fulfil their potential.

Deported students to leave NZ by Monday
Deported students to leave NZ by Monday

Eight Indian students facing deportation for immigration fraud have agreed to leave New Zealand by Monday but they are also…

Trans community fights back
Trans community fights back

The transgender community has responded to a Kiwi teenager who spoke out about her school's decision to allow a transgender…

Education

Teen slams school's trans toilet policy
Teen slams school's trans toilet policy

A Kiwi teenager has spoken out about her school's decision to allow a transgender student to use the…

Watch NZH Local Focus: Meet the Maori teenagers getting degrees in high school

Students at Otaki's Te Kura-ā-Iwi O Whakatupuranga Rua Mano, study NCEA, and tertiary papers at the same time. Made…

Driver fails to stop after hitting student

The mother of a boy injured in a hit-and-run is asking for changes to his school bus route before a child gets killed.

Biden's perfect fit with Save the Children

Dr Jill Biden, educator and wife of former US Vice President Joe Biden, has been named board chair of Save the Children.

Kiwi parents who home schooled their nine children
Kiwi parents who home schooled their nine children

Raising nine is no easy feat. The Arthur family of Marton reveal why - and how - they home schooled…

$2m-plus: Prices soar in top school zones

The price of a home in areas zoned for Auckland's highest-ranked schools has jumped to $2 million.

Local schools should not be losing patronage

COMMENT: Papakura High School and its community are victims of decades of Government policy in social services and education…

Watch NZ Herald Local Focus: Foraging for food in Otorohanga's 'boulevard of dreams'

Residents in Otorohanga are coming together to get through the tough economic times. Made with funding from NZ On Air.

Opportunities Party: 'Free early childhood education and fewer NCEA exams'

Free full-time early childhood education and no NCEA exams until a student's final year of school.

'Pay teachers based on student progress'
'Pay teachers based on student progress'

Teachers' pay rates should be based on how much progress their students make in their learning, a report…

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Primary Education

Attempted child abduction in Auckland
Attempted child abduction in Auckland

An Auckland schoolboy was approached by an unknown man in a white van yesterday, in what is suspected to be an attempted…

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