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Friday, February 23, 2018

Students have fun at Robotics Championships in Rotorua

Students came together to battle it out with their robots at the VEX Robotics Competition 2017, with spots in the world championships up for grabs.

Scholarships to AUT give four Northlanders chance to eventually assist their hapu

Four young Northlanders have received scholarships aimed at supporting Maori to gain qualifications that will assist in the growth of their hapu.

Local Focus: What do you get when you cross a labrador with a librarian?

Could a cross between a librarian and a labrador be the answer to New Zealand children's shocking reading levels?

Unlocking Curious Minds fund recipients announced for 2018

Funding for 33 innovative science projects through the 2018 Unlocking Curious Minds contestable fund has been announced.

Rotorua student a John Waller Memorial Scholarship winner

A Rotorua student is one of three inaugural winners of the John Waller Memorial Scholarships at the University of Canterbury.

One-on-one: Dave Randell

On entering his office, the only sound comes from Dave Randell's computer keyboard, where he's at work. Always at work.

School of the Week: Katikati College

The school ball, student performances and prizegivings - these are a few of Carolyn Pentecost's favourite things.

Local Focus: AC Army teens supporting their community with food for those in need

It's a church gathering, but not as you might expect.

Flipped learning well suited to international learners

Schools are finding that 'flipped learning' is well suited to international learners.

Teacher of the Moment: Donna Nichol

Organising a Kiwisport day for a Christchurch school led Dunedin teacher DONNA NICHOL to a career in teaching.

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