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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

The battle of the lunchbox

There’s a battle going on that won’t be on the news tonight, yet mums and dad around the world know it all too well. I’m talking, of course, about the battle of the lunchbox. Every...

Are we nurturing the next Greta Thunberg?

Is there a four year old Pania Newton or Greta Thunberg in one of our kindergartens or Kohanga Reo? And if so, are ECEs supporting these young individuals in sustainability? The answer is, in...

Teacher shortage still critical in provincial areas

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...

Beyond the school gates: mapping students’ options

Leaving school is one of life’s big milestones, an exciting time, full of possibilities. But it’s also a time of life-changing decisions for the 60,000 teenagers who walk out the school gates each year,...

The journey to level 10 without one, two or three

After leaving Manawatū College with no qualifications, he spent two years working there, but dreamt of a university education. He says the role taught him transferable skills that helped to shape his future –...

Opinion: The perfect, constructed, mental-health storm for our young people.

A positive future is an anchor for all young people. Doubt, anxiety and addictions create cycles that are very hard to break and adults and politically oriented interest groups are superb at exploiting children...

Virtual Reality tool helps upskill jobseekers

Virtual reality technology is being used to boost training and employment opportunities in New Zealand.

Secondary principals to vote on offer

Mediation yesterday between secondary principals and the government has resulted in a deal that the principals' negotiating team is recommending to its members.

Christ’s College boys’ school in Christchurch welcomes non-male student for first time in 169...

One of New Zealand's oldest boys' schools is welcoming its first non-male student. Staff at Christ's College – a 169-year-old Anglican boys' high school in Christchurch - have been working alongside one of their students...

Five Māori students awarded education scholarships

Five Māori high school students  have been supported to gain admission to top global universities ahead of Matariki, the celebration of the Māori New Year, with the awards gala held in Auckland on Sunday...
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