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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Second chance learner wants to give offenders a second chance

After 20 years of service with the Department of Corrections, Tauranga man Nick Powell felt an overwhelming need to do more to help the prisoners he worked with. Alarmed by the rates of offenders...

Education Council gets a shake up

Teachers are delighted by the introduction of legislation today to give teachers back the right to elect representatives to the Education Council.

Students may be sent home as schools grapple with major teacher shortage

Many schools around the country may be affected by the continuing teacher shortage.

Primary school teachers plan stopworks, may have new pay offer

Primary school teachers will hold crucial stopwork meetings next month which may either settle their pay dispute or lead to further strikes.

More than half of Auckland schools up to four teachers short

More than half of Auckland schools are each struggling to fill up to four teaching jobs, a new survey reveals.

Why become a teacher? A student’s perspective

While many young people are turning away from teaching, citing poor pay and stress, what motivates those who do enrol to be a teacher? We talked to third-year Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Primary student Amy Davis from South Auckland.

Spotlight on new grads: Graduating back into the teaching profession

With self-motivation, hard work and the support of her family, Rohini Lal graduates with a Bachelor of Education (Teaching).


Tui Tuia | Learning Circle growing kaupapa Māori expertise with new...

Tui Tuia | Learning Circle welcomes Marisa Pene to Te Whānau Maioha to support kura (schools) and kaioko (teachers)