Media release: All existing charter schools apply to become state schools
All existing charter schools have submitted an application to become a state school, Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced today.
Media release: Chlöe Swarbrick accepts petition for postgraduate allowances
Students have found an ally in Chlöe Swarbrick, who received a petition last night calling for the urgent reinstatement of student allowances for postgraduate students. The allowance was scrapped by the previous Government in 2013.
Media release: Building a community of practice
Healthy Families Rotorua are facilitating “He wānanga o te Maramataka” on May 9 and 10 at Pounamunui Marae, to bring together well-known practicioners and champions of Maramataka to share their knowledge.
In 2017, more than 300 students were formally disciplined for bringing weapons into schools. Children as young as five are bringing weapons into New Zealand schools.
Te Whare Tū Tauā o Tūhorouta has started up in Gisborne, making it the fourth branch established on the East Coast, with future plans to expand mau rākau even further in the region.
The Redcliffs School site, which has been vacant since it was damaged in the earthquakes, will be turned into a park.
In another sign of Auckland’s growth and the decline of the regions, Massey University’s Auckland campus has eclipsed its Palmerston North headquarters.
$36,692. That works out at $17.64 per hour — after at least four years of university study, including a degree and a one-year Diploma of Teaching. That’s the starting base salary for a primary school teacher (others with higher qualification can make a little more).