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.
Tai Poutini Polytechnic's Greymouth campus is too small to survive on its own, hard-hitting Cabinet papers show.
Hours of study have paid off for some Otago secondary school pupils. New Zealand Qualifications Authority scholarship results were released last week and 119 scholarships were awarded to Otago...
Two top University of Otago students, Bridget Thomas and Harry Flett, have received the university's premier undergraduate award, the 2017 Prince of Wales Prize.
The heavy downpour didn't stop about 150 parents, students and supporters from turning up at Britomart for a march to support the retention of charter schools.