Schools and students that require learning support need extra funding urgently ahead of more bureaucrats, says New Zealand First Education Spokesperson Tracey Martin.
An Education Minister who has never been in front of a classroom is making a massive change to New Zealand’s school funding system – it’s alarming.
They say imitation is the most sincere form of flattery, but adding a dollop of racism doesn’t help, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.
New Zealand First is renewing its call for all Year 10 students to learn about healthy and safe relationships at school, following new research showing high rates of sexual abuse in teen relationships.
Speech by New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters: Higher Education Losing Its Soul As Bean Counters Rule
Speech by New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters
640 Cumberland St,
12.30pm, Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Higher Education Losing Its Soul As Bean Counters Rule
Minister of Education Nikki Kaye’s announcement of $5 million over four years to fund more teachers in priority subjects through Teach First NZ highlights the lack of workforce planning from National over nine years.
National’s revised Better Public Service target in writing and maths for Year 8 students shows National Standards have completely failed, says New Zealand First Spokesperson for Education Tracey Martin.