Is it time all New Zealanders learned Māori at school?
The Greens are on a mission to sway their coalition partners in favour of te reo Māori as a core curriculum subject by 2025.
New research shows that over the period from 2013 to 2016, young men from single sex boys’ schools have gained NCEA qualifications, University Entrance and New Zealand Scholarship passes in greater proportions than their counterparts at co-educational schools.
Recent school leaver achievement data shows improved outcomes for most learners, and particularly for Māori and Pacific students.
New Zealand schools shine in the annual Matific Games competition.
Auckland schools are calling on the Government to back a programme delivering te reo classes, saying they don't have the capacity to do it on their own.
Thirty highly-accomplished Māori and Pasifika student teachers have been awarded prestigious Kupe Scholarships. The Scholarships aim to attract Māori and Pasifika high achievers to the teaching profession and support them to become inspiring teachers and role...
Addressing the social and cultural challenges confronting our education system is still top of the list before any real traction can be made with other issues begging for educators’ attention. That was one of the main messages to emerge from the Education Leaders Forum in Rotorua this week.
Dr Lance O'Sullivan says it is a tragedy to see charter schools close when they are working so well for a large number of Maori and Pacific Island students.