Thursday 14 December

Chris Hipkins Announces NCEA Review Terms of Reference

Overassessment of students and teacher workload will be addressed as part of the National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA) review starting early next year, Education Minister Chris Hipkins says…

Successful summer blogging project gets a funding boost

Successful summer blogging project gets a funding boost Embargoed until 12.30pm Wednesday 13 December 2017 Over 1000 school children may be blogging over the summer to keep their literacy skills up, thanks to the partnership between the Manaiakalani…

$9.5M Teacher Supply Package to Boost Te Reo Māori Teachers

The Government’s $9.5 million teacher supply package will support more te reo Māori and Māori medium teachers into classrooms, Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis says…

Government announces review of NCEA

A government review of the NCEA system will look at whether all students should be sitting its first level, it has been revealed…

Government announces complete shake-up of NCEA for 2018

Education Minister Chris Hipkins says the feedback from students and teachers is that overassessment is a real issue with NCEA…

Mainstream schooling failing rangatahi, says former teacher

A former school PE teacher resigned from her job over a year ago after seeing too many Māori students looked down on, judged and under-served by the mainstream school system…




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