Rachel Helyer Donaldson talks to schools about finding the new normal now that National Standards are a thing of the past.
Digital technologies learning is to be added to the school curriculum
Instead of focusing on the ‘piece of paper’ at the end, our education system should be geared to produce the skills needed by industry. By Meriana Johnsen.
Teachers have made another push to make New Zealand’s history a mandatory part of the school curriculum. The New Zealand History Teachers’ Association has urged the Government to ensure schools “teach our own past” to...
While the vast majority of New Zealand primary schools follow The New Zealand Curriculum, a small number favour the International Baccalaureate’s Primary Years Programme or the Cambridge International Primary Programme. Here, proponents of each system discuss the relative merits and weaknesses.
Students will face more emphasis on exams and less on internal asessment in changes to the NCEA system unveiled today.