Cats and farm animals are making their presence felt in classrooms, with allergens rubbing off children’s clothes and on to classroom carpets, researchers have found.
Two new drugs being trialled in Auckland could help autistic youngsters focus better at school, interact with others more comfortably and hold down a job, researchers are hoping.
The survey found that at one in six of the poorest schools less than a quarter of kids have access to home internet.
New research shows that New Zealand secondary schools feel under pressure to meet the increasingly complex needs of students, including mental health issues.
One in three New Zealand high-school students say they spend too much time on social media, the latest results of a nationwide survey reveal.
New research provides insights about children at risk of adverse childhood experiences, such as parental separation, depression or incarceration.
Research released today reveals there are no significant differences in school performance between schools of different deciles.