New Zealand's newest professor of early childhood education, Professor Helen Hedges, says New Zealand needs to place more value on ECE and reflect this in policy and budgetary decisions.
A new report shares some key insights into young New Zealanders' experience of school and what's important to them when it comes to their education.
Primary principal and teacher organisations say teachers are looking forward to embracing the full curriculum in the absence of National Standards.
Educators and social services agencies were among those to praise the Prime Minister’s Child Poverty Reduction Bill, while others were critical about the focus on targets over action.
A top educationalist says New Zealand educators need to "wake up" after yet another international study has found our children's performance sliding - this time a study of the poorest quarter of children in each country.