Primary teachers and principals will go on strike on August 15.
The country's primary school principals and teachers will begin meetings today over whether to accept a pay offer or take industrial action.
With an increasing number of Year 1 to 8 children with depression, severe anxiety and a tendency for self-harm, the need for counsellors in primary and intermediates schools has never been higher. By Rachel Helyer Donaldson.
Teachers are being warned not to rely on Reading Recovery for struggling young readers because it probably doesn't work, a new report says.
Rachel Helyer Donaldson talks to schools about finding the new normal now that National Standards are a thing of the past.
A range of gardening and environmental competitions and initiatives are currently open to New Zealand schools that are keen to take advantage of programmes promoting a sustainable and healthy approach to life.
Axing early school entry before age 5 may cost taxpayers up to $42 million a year, official documents show.
Principal Ricardo Fox agrees with the findings of a new survey that shows principals are under a lot of pressure and struggle to find a good work-life balance. He talks to ANNIE GRAHAM-RILEY about the realities of the job.