The Government has announced a three-year work programme to bring about significant changes to New Zealand's education system.
Parents of students at Tai Wānanga don't pay anything for education - but they pay $4 a day for the school to give their children breakfast and lunch.
Dr Ann Milne says she cannot think of a single Māori parent, grandparent, teacher, or educator who would be ‘surprised’ at claims of racism in our schools.
A Commissioner will be appointed to take over Hato Petera College as it battles a low roll, governance issues, and an uncertain future.
One might have thought New Zealand had by now understood the critical importance of teaching languages other than English.
Professor PAUL MOON says making Te Reo compulsory in schools is not the answer.
Te Reo Maori is in dire straits. That's the unsurprising claim made by Professor Paul Moon. He made it in his new book Killing Te Reo Maori: An Indigenous Language facing extinction.
Pacific-language preschools say they have been set back 30 years by tough new English language tests that have forced the closure of all dedicated Pacific preschool teaching courses.