The 48-year-old Pukerua Bay School teacher is a champion for recognising and celebrating qualities in kids that often fly under the radar of the National Standards curriculum.
Labour leader Jacinda Ardern has relaunched the party’s education policy from 2015 to provide all students with a toolkit for adulthood.
School isn’t for everyone, and more girls than boys appear to be thinking this way.
Shipping 50 problem kids to Waiouru is a weak response to a youth crime epidemic, says ACT Leader David Seymour.
All senior high- school students will be offered free driving lessons and driver’s licence tests if Labour wins next month’s election.
Opinion on a replacement for the school decile system has been divided, with the primary teachers’ union calling it “merely shifting the deckchairs on the Titanic” unless schools get more funding.