About 140,000 school students will find out today how well they have done in New Zealand's annual examination ritual - a rite of progress that may look completely different by the end of next year.
NCEA results are out tomorrow - but exam authorities won't say exactly what time results will be online in case everyone tries to look at the same time.
Pacific-language preschools say they have been set back 30 years by tough new English language tests that have forced the closure of all dedicated Pacific preschool teaching courses.
Hindi is to be taught at Papatoetoe High School by teacher Aneeta Bidesi.
Tertiary institutions are gearing up for the first year of fees-free education as the new government policy comes into play this year.
Year 13 student Carym Wharerau enjoyed great success in his final year of school at Okaihau School.
The Government is being urged not to scrap a hardline student loan debt arrest policy, following revelations of a fourth defaulter's arrest at the border.