St Bede's duo miss nationals

ST BEDE'S ROWERS: Jordan Kennedy and Jack Bell

12:18 PM  Two high school rowers whose parents sought an injunction against their school have missed out on national trials.

Funding boost for inmate education

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L-R:  Prison manager Ann Abraham listens to a prisoner in the library.
The Arohata Women's Prison in Tawa, Wellington.  Feature on women's prison by Shane Cowlishaw for DOMINION POST.

11:55 AM  Taxpayers are about to pump an extra $5 million a year into educating criminals.

Online early childhood survey released

Parents are being asked for their feedback on early childhood education.

Parents can have a say on early childhood education in New Zealand. 

School water under the pump

SAFE TO SLURP: Ashley Armstrong enjoys a drink from Bombay School’s newly installed filtered water taps.

Potentially unsafe water supplies are being pumped into schools, a filter company says.

Young chef break a few eggs

UCOL is holding an inter-campus cooking competition, between its Wairarapa, Palmerston North and Whanganui Campuses.  held in the Palmerston North UCOL training kitchen on Queen Street. Christina Hogan cooks eggs benedict.

Palmerston North's most promising chefs appear to be able to take the heat after producing perfect yolky eggs and velvety hollandaise.

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