Two southern schools have been granted an extension to the voting deadline for school board of trustee elections, following delays in the New Zealand postal service.
It is unclear if subsequent Post Primary Teachers' Association strike action will still go ahead, after it was announced next Tuesday's year 10 rostering home strike has been cancelled.
The Wellbeing Budget has brought the largest investment in school property in New Zealand education history, eliciting a firm nod of approval from Otago principals.
The New Zealand Educational Institute (NZEI) has warned primary school teachers and principals could take "indefinite strike action'' if the next round of negotiations with the Ministry of...
Will Scharpf had a lot on his plate during exams last November. So you can imagine his surprise when he was named one of the country's top 10 pupils in the 2018 New Zealand Scholarship exams.
Columba College has a new principal. The Board of Governors and Board of Trustees today announced the appointment of Pauline Duthie.
The Government's plan to introduce about 600 new learning support co-ordinators to work with special needs pupils, has drawn mixed reviews from Southern principals, all raising questions about how...
All children will be screened for dyslexia, giftedness and other special learning needs and recorded in a national database, under a new Government plan.
Support for digital examinations is so high among New Zealand teens that all NCEA examinations could be online by 2020, a New Zealand Qualifications Authority report shows.
The country's teachers are set to vote on whether to accept a Government pay offer or take widespread industrial action.
Otago's secondary education sector says the Government is moving in the right direction with its call for sweeping changes to the NCEA qualification.
Life as a principal in a small country school in North Otago means finding out where the children she knows have ended up, Cate Bole says.
Parents and Wanaka Primary School's principal are urging the Ministry of Education to add an extra bus to the Luggate school run after six upset young pupils were left stranded.
Most teachers believe a $300 million initiative designed to increase collaboration between schools has flopped, a new survey has found.
Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy is calling a Christchurch school's "dress as refugees" mufti-day "well intentioned but ignorant".
Several South Dunedin schools are considering the unusual step of protest action after the Otago Regional Council voted against making minor changes to bus schedules on the peninsula.
Wakari School's burgeoning roll has forced it to establish an enrolment zone to prevent overcrowding.
Widespread action is needed to encourage children to use bicycles as a mode of transport to and from school, new University of Otago research has found.