The Bill that enables some of the Government's flagship changes to education has passed its first reading at Parliament.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has signalled the Government could make it easier for charter schools to convert to "special character" schools as it moves to end the charter school model.
A grandmother’s letter to the Prime Minister urges the Government to reconsider their opposition to charter schools.
A Maori charter school's disappointed with the mixed messages it's receiving regarding its future.
Labour's decision to scrap charter schools has been slammed by National's leader Bill English.
Education Minister Chris Hipkins is closing the door on future charter schools and giving existing ones notice that he can make them close up shop by the end of the school year - though he still hasn't visited one as minister.
New Zealand's newest professor of early childhood education, Professor Helen Hedges, says New Zealand needs to place more value on ECE and reflect this in policy and budgetary decisions.