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NCEA results came out on Tuesday.

NCEA results come out today

Students will soon find out if they've made it into their chosen university.

The teacher said, because he didn't have much money, he took the toys home for his son to play with.

Teacher sanctioned for stealing toys from Lower Hutt kindergarten

He took the toys home for his children to play with.


Bullies need 'change in attitude'

An autistic boy's had to fight the authorities to get him out of a school where he was constantly abused.


Landlords hiking rents after students' living costs allowance increases - Union

"We're at the whim of landlords at this stage because of the housing crisis."

Kiwis studying in Australia will no longer be stripped of their access to subsidised study.

Australia abandons higher fees for Kiwi students

The proposed legislation would have affected 10,000 New Zealanders.


Quarter of kindergarten teachers wouldn't endorse their own centre

One teacher described the early childhood education system as "factory farming".

The massive DNA slide is just one of the attractions.

Dunedin science centre finishes $3m redevelopment

More than 50 new exhibits in Otago Museum will be opening over the weekend.

Is it fair to rank every subject equally?

Runner-up dux 'deeply sorry' for offence but stands by criticism

"I crossed a line of decency by writing this article."

Is it fair to rank every subject equally?

Student blames 'difficult' subjects after missing out on dux

He claims the winner took easier subjects like drama and media studies.

"If you're a student in Invercargill, you'll be sitting pretty next year."

Invercargill's Southern Institute of Technology offers free accommodation

"If you're a student in Invercargill, you'll be sitting pretty next year."


Teacher's registration cancelled after inappropriate relationship

"I think you're an amazing person and want to show you that," he told the girl.

Phoebe Cowdell-Murray (left) filming tandem skydivers, a popular activity for tourists in New Zealand.

Skydiver hits back at National's criticism of free fees policy

National asked why taxpayers should fund people to study golf, homeopathy and skydiving.

Best Pacific Institute in New Lynn.

Students in limbo after training provider's closure

Meetings are being held for 1200 Auckland students affected by the closure of Best Pacific Institute of Education.

Tradie lady

Report questions the value of a degree

An organisation which represents training organisations says the report showing the benefits of not going to uni.

The book was banned for six weeks in 2015.

Books like Into the River won't get banned anymore

A law change will help avoid a repetition of the banning of Ted Dawe's novel.

A portion of the video Ms Ganaha showed her class.

Southland teacher struck off after showing masturbation video to class

She also texted male students and invited them to her house.

Experts back raising the age of school entry.

Seven: The best age for starting school?

Forget waiting until your kids are five - experts say seven is the best age to start formal education.


Why the GCSB wants more women cyber-spies

The GSCB has awarded scholarships to lure females into the intelligence business.

"NCEA students need to stop whining and crying," they say.

'Stop whining' - Students mock NCEA maths complainers

They need to stop "crying and complaining" and study instead, they say.

The level one test led to students walking out in tears.

Maths teachers call level one exam a 'disaster'

The test led to students walking out in tears.