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Jacinda Ardern promises $2000 award for best students in vocational courses

Labour leader Jacinda Ardern says her Government will set up a new $2000 award for the best student in vocational courses in each state secondary school.

Whangarei Boys’ High to get $50 million upgrade

Yesterday Prime Minister Bill English told students at Whangarei Boys' High School more than $50 million would be invested in a major upgrade of their school.

Young people – have your say on our education system

Registrations close Sunday 3 September for the Youth Advisory Group and Online Youth Forum that gives young people the chance to have a say about education in New Zealand.

Are you interested in attracting more International Students in 2018?

Think about including your college profile in next year's Secondary School directory - Study in New Zealand magazine.

Schools and principals stronger together – NZSPC

Introducing new NZSPC (New Zealand Secondary Principals’ Council) chair, Darfield High School principal James Morris.

$9m revamp on cards for Porirua’s Mana College

News of a $9 million revamp for Porirua's Mana College is well-received.

New scholarship result of hotel and high school partnership

Two Queenstown businesses have joined forces with their local high school to offer a student a scholarship to kickstart their global tourism career.

Jacinda Ardern accused of ‘kneejerk’ policy on driver licences

Secondary school principals have slammed a Labour proposal for free driving lessons in school hours as "low-level thinking that is not helpful".

Whanganui City College to introduce compulsory te reo Māori

Learning te reo Māori will be compulsory for all year 9 students starting at Whanganui City College next year.

Making our secondary schools more accessible to parents

Parents love to talk schools. Which high school your kids will attend is a hot topic on soccer sidelines, at school assemblies and over Friday wines. As parents of a nine-year-old boy, my husband...
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