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Dress to impress, teachers told
Dress to impress, teachers told

Teachers have been told to pull their socks up when it comes to their dress code.

Parents do sons no favours

As a parent, you want your child to know you've got their back, especially when they become teenagers.

Childcare firm given to charity

The country's leading early childhood education provider, Kidicorp Limited will today announce its new status as a not-for-profit…

Aides resign after drug exchange

Two teacher aides caught passing drugs at an Auckland primary school have resigned today.

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Cricket highlights: Aussie beat Black Caps to win World Cup video Cricket highlights: Aussie beat Black Caps to win World Cup

New Zealand's fairytale run at the Cricket World Cup…

Cricket World Cup fanzones video Cricket World Cup fanzones

People flock to the fanzones to watch the Black Caps…

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Drugs exchanged in staffroom
Drugs exchanged in staffroom

An Auckland primary school has suspended two teacher aides after they were snapped exchanging cannabis in the staff room…

Mai Chen: St Bede's decision raises questions
Mai Chen: St Bede's decision raises questions

The case of the St Bede's College students who breached Civil Aviation rules while on a school rowing trip raises some big…

Editorial: Schools need more leeway from the law
Editorial: Schools need more leeway from the law

Common sense, they say, is a large part of the law but it seems to desert courts when they are invited to overrule school…

Rowing legal action 'not taken lightly'
Rowing legal action 'not taken lightly'

The families of two boys who went to the High Court to allow their sons to compete in a rowing regatta say they did it because…

Education

Student pulls off grand prank
Student pulls off grand prank

It was meant to be the best excuse ever to get out of class - a bogus news report announcing NZ's biggest…

Destiny school's integration bid fails

Destiny Church's bid to make its private school part of the state system has failed. The church says the rejection is disappointing…

'School in a box' hope for refugees

Vodafone New Zealand is helping to boost education in refugee areas with the development of its instant classroom - a digital…

Twelve Questions: Dr Michelle Dickinson

Dr Michelle Dickinson, aka ‘Nanogirl’, who runs New Zealand's only nanomechanical lab, talks about science on TV, radio…

Northland charter school removes managers
Northland charter school removes managers

A struggling Northland charter school has removed its management team in what it says is a last-ditch…

Flagship school on the brink

One of the country’s flagship charter schools is now teetering on the edge of closure. Kirsty Johnston goes behind the gates…

Call to let P smuggler teach slammed

A decision to allow a former P addict and convicted methamphetamine smuggler back into the classroom has been slammed by…

P smuggler cleared to teach

A former childcare worker and P addict caught smuggling methamphetamine into New Zealand has been cleared by her professional…

WWI: Official artists came late in war

It was late in the day before New Zealand appointed war artists to document the conflict.

Teacher banned from classroom
Teacher banned from classroom

A Hamilton high school teacher who gave pass grades to students whose work had been assessed as "not…

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Primary Education

Full tums help the sums
Full tums help the sums

With more children coming to school hungry, a scientific study will for the first time guage the impact nutrition — or lack…

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National

Woman seriously injured in suspected gang dispute
Woman seriously injured in suspected gang dispute

A woman was seriously injured this evening in a suspected gang dispute in which two cars collided. An eyewitness said debris…

Stones thrown at egg protestors
Photo: Cricket at Gallipoli
PM 'philosophical' about Northland loss
Woman stabbed at Fiordland bar
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