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New research shows boys do better at single-sex schools

New research shows that over the period from 2013 to 2016, young men from single sex boys’ schools have gained NCEA qualifications, University Entrance and New Zealand Scholarship passes in greater proportions than their counterparts at co-educational schools.

At least 12 new schools planned for growing Auckland

Auckland will get at least 12 new schools in the next 12 years to cope with the region's fast-growing population.

Pay equity settlement announced for Ministry of Education support workers

The Government has announced today a pay equity settlement for 329 support workers who work with young children in early childhood and primary schools.

New tool recognises work-ready capabilities in secondary and tertiary students

Otago Polytechnic is introducing a tool that empowers learners to develop work-ready capabilities that employers are looking for – complementary to their academic achievements. Several schools, including Otago Girls’ High School, Otago Boys’ High School...

A day in the life of a secondary teacher

Wellington Girls' College teacher Cameron Stewart outlines what his day at work on Wednesday 15 May entailed, in an effort to demonstrate the complexities and workload of a typical day in the life of a teacher.

Allegations against Jamie Beaton’s $220m start-up Crimson Consulting to stay secret, court rules

By: Kirsty Johnson A raft of "potentially damaging allegations" against high-profile education start-up Crimson Consulting will be kept secret as it fights a messy court battle against a former employee. Crimson, founded by 22-year-old millionaire Jamie...

ERO, NZQA and intermediate schools could be disestablished under Tomorrow’s Schools Review

A new report recommending significant changes to education in New Zealand has just been released - its findings could mean the biggest changes in 30 years.

School survey finds high stress levels and staff struggles

The latest survey of schools by the New Zealand Council of Educational Research reflects some worrying trends for teachers and principals.

Bullying-Free Week starts with the launch of ‘Oat the Goat’

A unique digital animation by Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin launched today which aims to teach children about empathy and acceptance.

Private girls’ schools dominate inaugural Crimson Education NZ school rankings

Private girls' schools dominate a new league table of New Zealand high schools produced by the tutoring company Crimson Education.

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