A year since the first partnership schools opened their doors JUDE BARBACK considers what the first independent evaluation of the model should be considering.
The Government is being warned that millions of dollars may be at stake because its flagship fees-free policy will essentially rely on "an honesty system".
JUDE BARBACK talks to NZ First's education spokesperson Tracey Martin about her party's education policies.
The Government has announced its plans to try and fix the country’s teacher shortage, and that includes cutting a bonus proposed by their predecessors.
In the run up to Budget Day, Education Minister Nikki Kaye has announced a number of changes affecting initial teacher education (ITE) that are aimed to improve the supply and quality of teachers.
Professor PAUL MOON says making Te Reo compulsory in schools is not the answer.