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Tomorrow’s Schools Issue 6: School leadership – Five year principal contracts

In an eight-part series, Education Central looks closely at the key issues addressed by the taskforce in the Tomorrow’s Schools Review report. The sixth issue is school leadership. What effect will five-year principal contracts have on schools? And is it a good idea to distance boards of trustees from principal appointments?

EducationCentral | ChalkTalks – What will Tomorrow’s Schools look like tomorrow?

Educators and parents are urged to get in quick to secure their spots at Education Central’s second ChalkTalk: an exceptional and expert panel discussion on the Tomorrow's Schools review.

Tomorrow’s Schools Issue 5: Teaching

In an eight-part series, Education Central looks closely at the key issues addressed by the taskforce in the Tomorrow’s Schools Review report. The fifth issue is teaching, looking at professional development, teacher appraisal and moving towards a more future-focused teacher workforce strategy.

Tomorrow’s Schools Issue 4: Disability & Learning Support – A SENCO in every school

In an eight-part series, Education Central looks closely at the key issues addressed by the taskforce in the Tomorrow’s Schools Review report. The fourth issue is disability and learning support. Will Education Hub management and a learning support coordinator in every school help bring about the change needed?

Tomorrow’s Schools Issue 3: Competition and Choice – Will ending “unhealthy competition” make things...

In an eight-part series, Education Central looks closely at the key issues addressed by the taskforce in the Tomorrow’s Schools Review report. The third issue is competition and choice – one of the more contentious parts of the report.

Tomorrow’s Schools Issue 2: Schooling Provision – An end to intermediate schools?

In an eight-part series, Education Central looks closely at the key issues addressed by the taskforce in the Tomorrow’s Schools Review report. The second issue is schooling provision. The big question arising from these recommendations is, what will happen to our intermediate schools?

Tomorrow’s Schools Report Issue 1: Governance – Enter the Education Hubs

In an eight-part series, Education Central looks closely at the key issues addressed by the taskforce in the Tomorrow’s Schools Review report. The first – and most significant – issue of the report is governance. Will Education Hubs deliver a fairer deal for all schools, or will they be to the detriment of well-run and high-performing schools?

Watch: ChalkTalk Highlights – NCEA discussions ask bigger questions of NZ education

Education Central's first ChalkTalk panel discussion on NCEA Review was successful in bringing key issues of equity, workload and pathways to the fore. Here is a taste of last week's debate.

It’s not about us without us: Equity and education

The failure of NCEA to provide an equal opportunity for all students to succeed was at the forefront of discussion at Education Central’s recent ChalkTalk debate on the NCEA Review. By Soumya Bhamidipati.

NCEA debate uncovers much broader discussion

Education Central follows up with several panellists from Education Central’s Chalk Talk panel discussion on the NCEA Review.
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