About $47 million will be spent repairing Otumoetai College buildings affected by weathertightness issues, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced today.
All but perhaps one of the 13 charter schools set up by the National Government now look set to stay open in some form, after two more were approved today as special character state schools.
After a lengthy wait, Villa Education Trust's charter schools have finally been approved to open as designated character schools next year.
The Government has announced a $65 million bailout for struggling Unitec and Whitireia polytechnics and a likely takeover of Whitireia and the Wellington Institute of Technology (Weltec) by a state-appointed commissioner.
About 100 people at Northcote's embattled Hato Petera College have urged Education Minister Chris Hipkins to keep the school open.
A new direct-access pathway for students to attend residential special schools will be available later this year. Following the decision to keep Salisbury School open, Education Minister Chris Hipkins asked the Ministry of Education to...
Education Minister Chris Hipkins will hear a $47 million last-ditch bid to save Hato Petera College this week.
The Government's review of home-based early childhood education includes a raft of proposed changes now open for consultation.
A Whanganui school that allows a relief teacher to have her baby in the classroom while she teaches has angered some parents who say their children's learning is being neglected.
The passing of the second reading of the Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa) Amendment Bill means teachers are a step closer to directly electing representatives onto their own professional body.