Principals urge parents to have their say

Auckland principals say changes to the  Education Act will affect generations of school children.

Auckland principals are urging parents to have their say on what changes should be made to the education system. 

More kids bunking off

Truancy rates have risen by 31 per cent in Marlborough.

Report on national truancy rates shows Marlborough above average for "frequent truants".

Pair farewell teaching after decades

Rachael Macrae is retiring after more than 40 years teaching. Her husband Dave Macrae, maths teacher at Awatapu also retiring.

A pair of Manawatu teachers with more than 80 years of experience between them say a love of learning has kept them in the job for so many years.

Maori students flourishing

15092015 News Photo:Murray Wilson / Fairfax NZ
Massey University sign .

Record breaking Massey University's final graduation ceremony with two PhD theses in Te Reo Māori conferred in same ceremony.

Asbestos found at Aorangi school site

Soil at the former Aorangi School contains asbestos.

Asbestos has been found at John Key's former primary school in Christchurch.

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