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Schooling boys to be men
Schooling boys to be men

Teaching can be a hard job where you're left "wondering how you've ever controlled a class", says Brian Stephenson, St Paul's…

Principal supports naming disgraced teacher

Ashburton College’s principal has welcomed the decision to deny name suppression for a former teacher who committed serious…

NZ 'well placed' to increase clean energy use

Nobel Laureate and former United States Energy Secretary Steven Chu says New Zealand has an opportunity to quickly ramp…

Ex-principal canes slack teachers

Some teachers need to get over their victim mentality and recognise the benefit of cutting their holiday time, a leading…

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High-level Rena report released video High-level Rena report released

The findings of the Transport Accident Investigation…

Sights 'n sounds of the Herald video Sights 'n sounds of the Herald

nzherald.co.nz covered the news during 2014, Royals…

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Duffy brings magic to many young lives
Duffy brings magic to many young lives

With so many gadgets and gizmos available these days, seeing a child getting excited over a book can be pretty extraordinary…

Books project changes lives 20 years on
Books project changes lives 20 years on

Like other students at Koru School in Mangere, Tyler Adams has his own burgeoning library at home.

Schoolboy rugby: Drug fears
Schoolboy rugby: Drug fears

There are growing concerns schoolboy rugby is a fertile environment for drug taking to become rife.

Schools set to chop back zones
Schools set to chop back zones

Scores of pupils will be frozen out of some of Auckland's top primary schools after a zone revamp.

Education

Higher fees lead to bigger student loans
Higher fees lead to bigger student loans

Students are borrowing more than ever as tertiary fees rise - and those who head overseas after study…

Editorial: Competition way to reduce inequality

The OECD, often described as a club of rich countries, has produced a report supporting a view that a widening gap between…

Abuse claims: Retired teacher defended

The partner of a retired teacher at the centre of child abuse allegations at a Tasmanian school in the 1960s has defended…

Aussie teacher accused of abuse living in NZ for 40 years

A former teacher living in New Zealand has denied a child abuse claim made at an Australian inquiry.

90 schools sign up for new scheme
90 schools sign up for new scheme

The Government has signed up the first schools to take part in its flagship education scheme. One union…

Editorial: Uptake for Govt's school success plan encouraging

Getting the Government's Investing in Educational Success programme running in relatively quick order was never going to…

Speaking up for languages in schools

Learning another tongue should be compulsory in New Zealand schools if languages are to stop being the "poor cousin" within…

China joins school zone gold rush

Even the most silver-tongued estate agent would struggle to wax lyrical over 5 Dongluoquan Hutong.

Childcare group makes solid market debut

Evolve Education Group made a solid sharemarket debut yesterday, with its shares closing at an 8 per cent premium to the…

Teacher shocked at NZ's 5000 unauthorised teachers
Teacher shocked at NZ's 5000 unauthorised teachers

A teacher says she is shocked to hear there are more than 5000 unauthorised teachers working across…

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Primary Education

Sam Judd: Responsible giving
Sam Judd: Responsible giving

Here we go again. Carols blaring through the radio, loads of useless plastic junk being bought, wrapped and discarded…

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National

'Shoulder surfers' appear in court
'Shoulder surfers' appear in court

Updated Two cases of ATM "shoulder surfing" have come before Auckland courts today, covering tens of thousands of dollars of alleged…

Drink-driver who fought cops jailed
Companies fined $75k for water pollution
Family still at loss over disappearance
Thief brings shame on his family
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