New Zealand has the highest death rate for teenagers and young people among 19 of the world's developed, wealthy countries.
One Christchurch high school has created a coordinated approach to inclusion by appointing a cultural diversity facilitator to help bring the school’s communities together.
Primary school teachers will hold crucial stopwork meetings next month which may either settle their pay dispute or lead to further strikes.
Māori students across all health disciplines are encouraged to apply for this year’s Hauora Māori Scholarships.
The Māori Sidesteps group has been working with the Ministry of Education to support the Mōu Te Reo campaign.
Some childcare providers are expected to quit, and those who stay in the business may raise their fees, under a new policy requiring home-based carers to become qualified.