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Equal pay's punchline outweighs bawdy jokes
Equal pay's punchline outweighs bawdy jokes

If National's gender-issue problems were limited to an ageing MP in superhero fancy dress offending women with bawdy jokes…

List of shoddy schools kept secret

A list of the country's most leaky and mouldy schools is being kept secret by the Government so Crown ministers don't feel…

Oxana's world-beating golden touch

She aced her level 3 NCEA exams at only Year 12 and now a bright spark Auckland student has scooped gold in an international…

South Island Maori close to charter school deal

Wealthy US businessman plans to lean on friends, including Microsoft founder, to raise up to $15 million for a new charter…

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Documents: Holmes wanted to kill to be famous video Documents: Holmes wanted to kill to be famous

Documents released by prosecutors show convicted theater…

Raw: Asylum-seekers start walk to Vienna video Raw: Asylum-seekers start walk to Vienna

Hundreds of asylum-seekers and refugees who have been…

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Olympian joins race to save school pools from closure
Olympian joins race to save school pools from closure

World champion silver medallist and double Olympian Lauren Boyle is supporting a campaign to save 130 of New Zealand's school…

Scholarship to research effects of earthquakes
Scholarship to research effects of earthquakes

The University of Canterbury is offering scholarships to help inspire research into the effects of the devastating 2010…

Engineers get first look at new digs
Engineers get first look at new digs

Auckland University today released an image of its planned $281.9 million engineering faculty building.

Student stood down for upskirt photo
Student stood down for upskirt photo

The Year 11 pupil at Francis Douglas Memorial College used his cell phone to take a picture up the skirt of his female teacher…

Education

Grammar teacher admits $67K fraud
Grammar teacher admits $67K fraud

Teacher from top Auckland school pleads guilty to using colleagues' personal details for swindle.

Warning: Pupil poaching will rise

Demographic changes could see central Auckland schools pull in more students from areas already losing thousands.

Uni's $2b upgrade hits halfway mark

Auckland University's $2 billion two-decade upgrade is halfway as it narrows its focus from five to three campus sites and…

Ex-principal pleads guilty to sex charges

A former principal of Kaikohe Christian College has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two boys more than 40 years ago.

Education union seeks action over pay
Education union seeks action over pay

The country's largest education union says it too will take legal action over gender discrimination…

A fundraiser all parents would get behind

A school in the US sent home an "Alternative Fundraiser" notification, where, in lieu of traditional fundraising, parents…

Labour MPs were warned off fundraiser

Labour's associate education spokesman attended a charter school fundraiser - despite his party being bitterly opposed to…

Grammar zone squeeze

Auckland's two most exclusive state schools have looming roll dilemmas due to a property boom predicted to surge student…

Lecturer juggles work and passion

A lecturer who's a self-confessed circus aficionado has more than a few tricks up his sleeve when it comes to keeping students…

School hires guards to deter riff-raff
School hires guards to deter riff-raff

An Auckland school has hired two security guards to ward off undesirables during school hours.

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Do the flags fly with kids?
Do the flags fly with kids?

A fern on the flag is okay but please keep the red, white and blue ...

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