Health education experts are calling the decision to extend the $18m Mates and Dates programme "an outrageous waste of public money" calling for that money to support teachers and schools to deliver long-term sustainable and quality programmes.
A new litter reduction resource will be distributed to primary and intermediate schools this term.
Kiwi classrooms will have the opportunity to experience New Zealand’s native birdlife like never before thanks to a new virtual reality experience on offer from Squawk Squad.
Mark Treadwell, author of ‘The Future of Learning’, contributes the first of a series of articles that looks at what schools are going to have to do to stay relevant and develop the necessary set of skills and capabilities required by our society and workplaces.
Anti-bullying programme KiVA is more accessible than ever, thanks to a new licencing deal negotiated by Victoria University of Wellington which has halved the cost of providing the programme to New Zealand schools.
A unique digital animation by Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin launched today which aims to teach children about empathy and acceptance.