Educators and doctors are calling for urgent cross-party talks to rid New Zealand of poverty among children.
Kiwi kids living in severe hardship will benefit from health, hygiene, household and clothing items thanks to a new pilot programme announced by KidsCan today.
Landmark mental health toolkit to be rolled out across half of NSW
The recent spate of indecent assaults on young women in the region of Hawke's Bay have outraged people and caused principals to put measures in place to ensure further attacks do not happen.
The latest survey of schools by the New Zealand Council of Educational Research reflects some worrying trends for teachers and principals.
A week of healthy eating, moving and learning awaits students at Arataki Primary School in Mount Maunganui. Two key messages for the children would be positive and simple: drink more water, eat real food.
Children will wear small portable cameras on their clothes as part of a new Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Auckland study that will investigate how the marketing of healthy products and lifestyles affects children’s everyday lives.
A health and education hub incorporating a new Early Learning Centre, extra-curricular facility Kip McGrath and offices for much-needed child wellbeing services will open next year at Queenstown’s Remarkables Park.