The Qualifications Authority said national pass rates for the three levels of the NCEA and for UE were 0.2 to 0.9 percent lower under the new method for calculating the figures.
According to the Government’s Education Counts website the number of students attending Māori medium schools nationally increased by 16 per cent, or 2646 students between 2012 and 2017.
The school, a two-classroom satellite unit of Renwick School based at Omaka Marae in Blenheim, was officially opened during a dawn ceremony on Friday.
Primary school teacher strikes are now a real possibility judging by the mood of Manawatū educators at a special union meeting called to vote on latest pay offer.
Almost completely abandoning pens, paper and books could have spelled disaster for Te Wharekura o Te Kaokaoroa o Pātetere.
“Time in nature is not leisure time; it’s an essential investment in our children’s health”.
NZGovt: Foundation level te reo Māori is one of many tertiary programmes to benefit from a funding rate increase, Education Minister Chris Hipkins said. The rate increase of $1000 per full time equivalent place comes into effect next year and applies to a number of Student Achievement Component (SAC) level 1 and 2 programmes provided by tertiary education organisations.
UNICEF: For 22 years Kararaina Luke, of Te Atiawa and Ngāruahine i te Rangi, has been a school principal. She talks to UNICEF NZ about past, present and the future for Māori children.