Minister of Education Nikki Kaye today announced a $3 million package to help ease teaching shortages in Auckland, after the NZEI reported that two thirds of Auckland teachers are considering leaving the region because they can't afford to live there, but president of the NZEI Lynda Stuart tells Education Central she's not convinced.
The University of Auckland and the Auckland Primary Principals Association have decided to get proactive about the much-publicised teacher shortage crisis in the region, and are hoping to appeal directly to prospective teachers by hosting Primary Teaching Recruitment Expo 2017.
Education Minister Nikki Kaye has today launched a new plan aimed at helping schools achieve the Government’s National Standards targets for writing and maths.
An experienced child therapist says agencies need to work together to help the 1089 Northland children identified as needing urgent psychological help so they don't end up struggling as adults.
Local students will be joining thousands across the country as they aim to break a world record today.