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ECE sector has high hopes for new government – ECNZ

The formation of a new coalition government today is welcomed by Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ).

Govt will act on teacher shortage crisis before Christmas – Hipkins

The new Labour-led Government plans a package of measures before Christmas to overcome teacher shortages which have hit record levels in Auckland primary schools.

What would New Zealand education look like under a Green Party government?

JUDE BARBACK talks to the Green Party’s education spokesperson Catherine Delahunty about her party's education policies.

Opinion: Roger Smyth – how the new government will transform tertiary education

ROGER SMYTH anticipates some interesting changes for New Zealand’s tertiary education system under a Labour-NZ First government.

Act proposes fund to reward excellent teachers

Act is proposing to overhaul the way teachers are paid so that good teachers can be paid more and bad teachers less.

What would New Zealand education look like under an Act government?

JUDE BARBACK interviews Act Party leader David Seymour about Act’s education policies.

What would New Zealand education look like under a Labour government?

JUDE BARBACK talks to Labour education spokesperson Chris Hipkins about the party’s Education Manifesto.

New Education Minister welcomed with a briefing from educators

The announcement today of Chris Hipkins as the new Education Minister and Tracey Martin, Kelvin Davis and Jenny Salesa as Associate Education Ministers is great news for children and educators.

Students speak out on education policy

Life skills, mental health support and an investigation into the modern student workload are some of the issues Kiwi students want to see policy makers pay attention, regardless of who wins on Saturday.

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".


The Privacy Act 2020 was passed by Parliament on 26 June...

Notifiable privacy breaches The main thing to consider is that the legal requirements of responding to a privacy breach are changing. The new Act will...