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Students battle growing budget blowouts
Students battle growing budget blowouts

The average university student living in Auckland is battling a shortfall of almost $125 a week, with the rent price leading…

Free tertiary study may trump tax cuts

When Parliament reconvenes for a new year, there is always a chance we will hear some fresh ideas from the Government, or…

'I try to not look too far into the future'

After beating cancer Jake Bailey doesn't want to let what he's been through define him: "For me, this is just an opportunity…

Moody's gives NZ big tick

Moody's Investors Service is comfortable with its Aaa credit rating on New Zealand with a stable outlook, as it anticipates…

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Clinton, Sanders face off in high stakes debate video Clinton, Sanders face off in high stakes debate

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders squared off Thursday…

Homicide investigation after body found in Christchurch video Homicide investigation after body found in Christchurch

A man has been taken into custody in Christchurch…

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Jake Bailey: Nurse convinced me to give 'that' speech
Jake Bailey: Nurse convinced me to give 'that' speech

WATCH: The Christchurch Boys High School senior has vowed to use his experiences in beating cancer to help other young people…

Teen cupid stealing hearts online
Teen cupid stealing hearts online

A near-naked, teenage Maori cupid from an Auckland high school is stealing hearts online, after a group of students posted…

Jake Bailey on his cancer fight
video Jake Bailey on his cancer fight

Jake Bailey has vowed to use his experiences in beating cancer to help other young people. The Christchurch Boys High School…

Poverty causing kids to fall behind
Poverty causing kids to fall behind

A new report has given New Zealand one of the worst rankings in the developed world.

Education

Jake Bailey: The headline I didn't want
Jake Bailey: The headline I didn't want

EXCLUSIVE: Inspirational teen tells Mike Hosking he's taking it one day at a time since beating cancer…

Darryn Melrose: Indian students of huge value to NZ

There is plenty of evidence that not only shows the value Indian students place on receiving a NZ education, but also the…

Chinese buy New Zealand's oldest castle

Chinese interests have bought their very own "castle" on a chunk of the Waitaki Valley, and have big plans.

video Pupil makes passion for maths count

Like many kids, George Han once dreamed of being a fireman. But he dropped the idea when he discovered a new passion — mathematics…

Pupil makes passion for maths count
Pupil makes passion for maths count

George's passion has seen him win one of nine Premier Awards in the 2015 scholarship exams.

NZ's top school scholars announced

NZQA released New Zealand Scholarship results for 2015 this morning.

Teacher in second sexual relationship

A Dunedin high school teacher only admitted having a sexual relationship with a pupil after images circulated showing her…

Special needs education: Lack of support

An education union is calling for support after a survey found only 1 in 10 special needs co-ordinators believed support…

Editorial: Homework should not be a chore

Herald on Sunday has found primary school children do only 15 minutes a night on average and the experts seem happy with…

Teacher resigns over sex with pupil
Teacher resigns over sex with pupil

Her resignation from King's High School in Dunedin follows rumours nude photos of her were being shared…

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Primary Education

Three's a crowd on holiday
Three's a crowd on holiday

For the past 6 months the Kelly triplets have been excitedly counting down the days leading to their return to Milton Primary…

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EC2

Uniform dilemma
Uniform dilemma

With the beginning of the school year just weeks away the cost and quality of school uniforms will be a hot topic with parents…

University in 2016?
Preparing students for the real world
Shopping for scholarships
Failure made me a better leader
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