Some West Auckland teachers want a full-day strike to show their frustrations over pay negotiations.
Education Minister Chris Hipkins made the announcement on Tuesday afternoon that Tuturumuri School, which had no students at the start of the year, and now has six, will be closed.
About 2000 NZEI Te Riu Roa members from the Waikato area attended a meeting at the Claudelands Arena on Monday to vote on the Government pay offer.
People in their early twenties are more likely to be earning and less likely to be learning, Stats NZ said today.
Since 2004 (when the series began), 20-24-year-olds have been the key contributors to the number of young men and women not in employment, education, or training (NEET).
John Paul College principal Patrick Walsh said the issue had been widely discussed in education circles.
“[The guidelines] are too vague so principals and teachers are worried that if they restrain a student, they may be facing criminal prosecution,” Walsh said.
The New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations says getting more Māori into tertiary education should be one measure of the Government’s free fees policy.
NZGovt: Today’s appointments to te Taura Whiri i Te Reo Māori Board will mean that the promotion of the Māori language as a living language will be in excellent hands, says the Minister for Māori Development Hon Nanaia Mahuta.
Infometrics: New Zealand needs a national skills strategy and greater collaboration across the tertiary education sector, according to a report released today by Infometrics. From education to the economy: Megatrends affecting NZ’s working environmentexamines changes in the workforce that will take place over the next 20 years