The Ministry of Education hopes to clear up uncertainty about
how the Government's Health and Safety Reform Bill will
affect schools, by providing the sector with plenty of
No more banging of hammers, squeals of circular saws or
rumbles of concrete mixers - things have gone strangely quiet
at Taieri College.
Young Maori leaders of the future were recognised at the 2015
Mana Pounamu Young Achievers' Awards ceremony in Dunedin
School principals will be ''captured'' by the Government's
Health and Safety Reform Bill, an education employment law
Thirteen Dunedin schools are to receive $343,850 to teach
Mandarin, in the first round of Government funding for the
Asian Language Learning in Schools, or Allis, programme.
When pop superstars sing, you seldom see audiences doing
downward-facing dogs, one-legged king pigeons, cow face or
lotus poses ... except when it's Toni Childs singing.
With no marine radio, no EPIRB locator beacon and no anchor,
a 67-year-old man was lucky to escape a potentially
disastrous situation yesterday when his boat broke down in
Otago Harbour, Dunedin police say.
It is not often Nick Chisholm is intimidated by something.
Yet attending the New Zealand Attitude Awards in December,
after recently being named a finalist, most definitely makes
Many Taieri parents may feel they have little to offer when
it comes to helping their children study for the upcoming
NCEA or New Zealand Scholarship examinations.
When you speak four languages fluently, it can be difficult
to find places to exercise that ability.
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