The new Education Minister has planned action to stamp out "covert" fundraising by schools such as marking up uniforms to make a profit.
JUDE BARBACK looks at the arguments for and against making te reo Māori compulsory in New Zealand schools.
JUDE BARBACK considers the findings of a recent survey that reveal high costs, lack of support and lack of interest as deterrents to pursuing tertiary education in New Zealand.
Education Minister Chris Hipkins is closing the door on future charter schools and giving existing ones notice that he can make them close up shop by the end of the school year - though he still hasn't visited one as minister.
The latest OECD report on early childhood education (ECE) underlines the case for 100 per cent qualified teachers, and casts the government’s repeated failure to restore funding for teaching staff in a poor light, says...
The three yearly PISA cycle ranks 70 countries based on a one-day snapshot of 15 year olds across reading, mathematics and science. Each cycle focuses on a different area; the 2015 focus was on science.
A decision to bar some Australians from free study in New Zealand could be detrimental to the economy.
Labour's planned changes to the primary school starting age has the backing of the New Zealand Educational Institute.
Following the release of a scathing Ombudsman report, the Ministry of Education has apologised to Canterbury schools and communities for the way it handled school closures and mergers following the 2011 Christchurch earthquakes. In September 2012,...
A Maori charter school's disappointed with the mixed messages it's receiving regarding its future.