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Key: Education policy rejection 'sadly predictable'
Key: Education policy rejection 'sadly predictable'

The rejection of the Government's flagship education policy by primary school teachers and principals was "sadly predictable"…

Innovation in the classroom

Despite decades of academic research, there is little agreement about the precise definition of entrepreneurship.

Inequality in NZ worsens over decade

Inequality between New Zealand's European, and Maori and Pacific populations has worsened over the past decade, according…

Teachers reject Govt's education policy

Primary school teachers and principals have voted overwhelmingly to reject the Government's flagship education policy.

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Hauraki's Decision 2014 video Hauraki's Decision 2014

Hauraki's Matt Heath and Jeremy Wells are joined by…

Dolphins follow Auckland ferry video Dolphins follow Auckland ferry

Herald reader Wayne Pottow sent nzherald.co.nz his…

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Education: The battle for marks, minds and money
Education: The battle for marks, minds and money

How to improve what goes on in our schools has become a key election-year argument.

Kiwi cooks brave the heat
Kiwi cooks brave the heat

It was school meets Hell's Kitchen as top culinary students from around the country battled it out in Auckland yesterday…

Greens unveil plans for new top tax rate
Greens unveil plans for new top tax rate

The Greens say their policy of raising the top tax rate to generate close to $1b to tackle child poverty was not about penalising…

Amazing Grace graduates
Amazing Grace graduates

Top model Grace Barcelos Owen graduated last week through AUT as a fully registered psychologist.

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Schools can't crack the IT code
Schools can't crack the IT code

Kiwi school kids interested in computer programming are being forced to teach themselves as the education…

Science forum targets young minds

'You only live once - so do what you love." While hardly rocket science, the advice was just as important as anything else…

Destiny eyes taxpayer funds for school

Destiny Church wants its private school to become part of the state system, which would earn it a large boost in taxpayer…

Work experience for teachers

Hundreds of teachers will take a break from the classroom today to visit the type of workplaces that their students could…

Closing the talent gap - where are the skilled staff?
Closing the talent gap - where are the skilled staff?

From restaurants to rocket-builders — businesses of all sorts share a common problem: Finding enough…

Censure for failure to report 'intense' student crush

A teacher who failed to report the behaviour of a student who developed an intense crush on him has been censured, but will…

Students get $27.5m pledge to advance tech skills

New Zealand students will benefit from a $27.5 million pledge to advance their skills in technology and science. New Zealand…

Foes unite to hammer Parata's school plan

An education-themed political meeting threatened to boil over as teachers took aim at Education Minister Hekia Parata and…

$350m to build 9 new Auckland schools

Auckland will get nine new schools after the Govt announced a $350m funding boost in an effort to get ahead of the city's…

Peter Calder: Away from trouble, on to throne
Peter Calder: Away from trouble, on to throne

Peter Calder writes: Waikowhai Primary School in Mt Roskill is one of 15 schools where the seven-week…

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Schools to take back booted-out kids
Schools to take back booted-out kids

Schools are being made to re-enrol students they had kicked out for bad behaviour including carrying weapons, physical assaults…

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