It seemed like just another day in early childhood education at Learning Adventures Rotorua's Kea Centre.
There's bullying in every school and any principal who suggests otherwise isn't telling the truth, international bully prevention consultant to schools Robert Pereira says.
A comparison of Labour's campaign fiscal plan with its first Budget shows things are not tracking quite as Labour planned during the campaign, something it put down to its coalition agreements and higher costs than expected.
High schools in rich areas are so full they’re funding their own classrooms, while those in the poorest neighbourhoods are struggling for students.
Herald figures show that many lower decile schools increasingly cater to Maori and Pasifika - with high decile schools seeing a big jump in Pakeha and Asian enrolments.
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