It is Te Wiki o te reo Maori (Maori Language week) and just ten days until the general election. In light of the week’s theme Kia Ora te Reo Maori – Let the Maori Language live, we examine each of the political parties policy on te reo Maori.
Labour leader Jacinda Ardern talks tertiary education policy, productivity and the next generation with Mike Hosking, ahead of tonight's leaders' debate.
National Standards is still one of the most contentious issues in primary education. The Labour Party have said that they’ll rescind National’s centrepiece education policy from the 2008 election should they find themselves in the big office after September 23 this year.
New teachers starting their first jobs in any Auckland school from next year will get a bonus of $17,500 if they stay in the job for five years.
ROGER SMYTH anticipates some interesting changes for New Zealand’s tertiary education system under a Labour-NZ First government.
JUDE BARBACK interviews Act Party leader David Seymour about Act’s education policies.
The National Government is promising a new indexing system that will be a better model than deciles were for students, at schools that are deemed low on that scale.
New Zealand Initiative Research Fellow BRIAR LIPSON looks at the role partnership schools play in helping our most disadvantaged students.