The damage done to Auckland by house price inflation is starkly apparent when young couples start looking for work elsewhere once they contemplate having children.
Teachers have welcomed the Government's teacher supply package announced today but say more is needed to address the full extent of the teacher shortage problem.
Up to 10,000 teachers, children and parents are expected to march up Auckland's Queen St tomorrow in the first strike by primary teachers for 24 years.
Chris Hipkins says there's a range of support that schools can access and they need to be talking to the Ministry of Education.
New Zealand is training a lot more doctors and nurses, but fewer accountants and teachers, as students seek out courses that will get them good jobs.
The Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand (formerly Education Council) responds to criticism of the Teacher Education Refresh programme.
Peter Lyons says we need to seriously rethink the way we appraise teachers.
At just eighteen years old, Hastings teacher aide, Willa Sophia Maguire-Harbrow, is doing amazing work supporting children with special needs at Kōwhai Special School.