Monday 10 April

Law change would extend public funding to private tertiary education providers

Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has fallen foul of the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) for his recent bill, which would allow private tertiary education providers equal opportunity access to Government funding for …

Petition for inclusive education handed over

A petition is being handed over today to the Green Party to urge the Government to invest in the education of all children regardless of disabilities. Three hundred people signed the ‘Education for All’ petition which will be handed over to Catherine …

Schools “at breaking point” over violent children

Primary school principals throughout the country say they are struggling to cope with the number of violent children in classrooms.

Teaching has one of the lowest bars for entry of any profession: Parata on post-grad proposal

Education Minister Hekia Parata sees merit in shifting teacher training to a post-graduate level – saying teaching has one of the lowest barriers to entry of any profession.The change is opposed by the secondary school teachers’…

Consultation on changes to practising certificate fees

Teachers across New Zealand are being given another opportunity to help shape their profession today as the Education Council of Aotearoa New Zealand publishes its latest topic for consultation.



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