A plan for regional "hubs" to take powers from elected school boards of trustees faces a growing backlash, with two groups of schools uniting to fight it.
A high school teacher has been censured after it was found she performed oral sex on a senior student.
Administrative slip-ups have forced three Auckland schools to rerun elections for their boards of trustees. The reruns come on top of extensions of time that the Ministry of Education granted to at least 54 schools...
Scrapping the decile system as early as 2019 will help bring in a "culture change" and reduce the likelihood that parents mistakenly avoid a local school, Education Minister Nikki Kaye says.
School support staff begin two weeks of nationwide paid union meetings to discuss plans for upcoming collective agreement negotiations, with pay equity settlements high on the agenda as well.
A University of Otago study of 2,595 New Zealanders working from home during lockdown suggests that most people were equally or more productive.
The teacher shortage has eased slightly in Auckland, but is still critical in some provincial areas such as Northland, Waikato and Hawke's Bay. One in seven Auckland schools - 82 out of 553 - were...
The Government has announced a $1.27 million funding package for gifted children.
A national teachers' strike which had been pencilled in for April 3 has been postponed because of the Christchurch mosque attacks.