Thursday 2 November

Government told scrapping compulsory fee could ease Auckland’s teacher shortage

Auckland primary school teacher Kirsty Lonsdale hopes Labour keep their promise to scrap the fee for the Teacher Education Refresh course.

‘Difficult to justify’ investment in modern learning environments, ministry-funded study says

Christchurch’s first post-quake merger school, Waitakiri Primary. A ministry-funded study says the lack of research into ILEs means it has been difficult to justify their use to date.

Dowie named spokesperson for Early Childhood Education

Sarah Dowie, MP for Invercargill, has been appointed spokesperson for Early Childhood Education by National Party Leader Bill English.

Cabinet approves fast-track of free tertiary study and student allowance boost

Education Minister Chris Hipkins says new students can plan for their fee-free study next year in safety.

Digital learning programme to 100 schools

The Manaiakalani Education Trust is rolling out its digital education programme to 50 more low decile schools throughout New Zealand next year.



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