New Zealand's "she'll be right" attitude could be a major cause of our shocking youth suicide stats, says the Prime Minister's chief science adviser.
Early childhood education teacher Lynn Abraham has been sentenced to five months' home detention for smacking and force-feeding children in her care
Early childhood education gives children wonderful opportunities to learn and grow, but too many of our children, and their teachers, are spending long days in crowded, noisy, chaotic and even claustrophobic environments that don't give them the chance to thrive.
Male teachers in New Zealand preschools have almost quadrupled in nine years, but lobbyists want more support to overcome persistent 'sexism' in the sector.
Chief Executive of Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ) Kathy Wolfe is calling on political parties to address key policies involving early childhood education.
All Blacks star Israel Dagg and wife Daisy will be hearing the pitter-patter of feet other than their baby's after the childcare centre they co-own opened in central Christchurch.
At least 80 per cent of teachers at early childhood centres will have to be qualified if Labour is in Government.
Labour says the Gov't should be giving parents more support for Early Childhood Education. (Getty)
By: Natasha Jojoa Burling Struggling kindies in west Auckland and on the North Shore may have to close in five years if changes aren't made. A meeting was held in Browns Bay last night after 300...