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Ms Gilmour says she's "gutted" about the pay gap.

Experienced teacher earns $12,000 less than her son in the same role

A loophole has left Eileen Gilmour stuck on $59,000.

Where the most university hall expulsions happen.

The uni halls that've kicked out the most students

Find out which universities have expelled the most students, and what for.

Some are earning below minimum wage, NZEI revealed.

Survey reveals 'disgraceful' wages of early childhood educators

Some are earning below minimum wage, NZEI revealed.

Education

Teachers to vote on week of nationwide strikes

There's strong support among union members for a full week of industrial action.

Education

'Don't be a traitor': Gower's challenge to Education Minister

He says the decision to change Victoria University's name is "arrogant and reckless".

Virginia Crawford's comments split opinion.

Fraser High students walk out in protest against principal

Some parents have joined them.

Virginia Crawford's speech made headlines not just in New Zealand, but Australia and the UK.

Fraser High students set to protest principal's speech

Virginia Crawford said truancy can lead to being a victim of rape.

Victoria University.

Victoria to decide on name change to 'University of Wellington'

The university looks set to ditch its regal name in favour of something more distinctive.

The Fraser High School leader warned waggers are "highly likely" to be raped.

Principal's truancy rape comments spark protest

Students at Fraser High in Hamilton are planning a "mass wag" for Monday in protest.

The Fraser High School leader warned waggers are "highly likely" to be raped.

'Go to school': MoE responds after principal's truancy rape comments

The Fraser High School leader warned waggers are "highly likely" to be raped.

Fraser High School principal Virginia Crawford made the comments at a full school assembly on Thursday.

Students plan 'mass wag' after principal's rape comments

The Fraser High School principal said waggers were more likely to get raped or abused.

Newshub's political editor Tova O'Brien says the pay equity settlement is "about bloody time".

Education support workers get pay equity settlement

Newshub's political editor Tova O'Brien says the pay equity settlement is "about bloody time".

Education

Brutal new footage of Auckland school fight emerges

Witness accounts and video have cast doubt over Massey High's statement on the incident.

Education

Teachers told to teach kids about porn

ERO found students were learning about sex from porn.

It has been "identified throughout the country," says NZEI President Lynda Stuart.

Teachers struggling with kids affected by P-addicted parents

It has been "identified throughout the country," says NZEI President Lynda Stuart.

Education

Lower Hutt kids launch bike fundraiser for neighbouring school

"My aim is for every child to have a bike. If we manage to do that, we'll be feeling pretty proud."

Education

Elderly taking multiple medications twice as likely to injure themselves - research

Between 20 and 30 percent of elderly were dead within a year after suffering a fracture, the research found.

Nanaia Mahuta, Simon Bridges and teacher Mark Abraham on The AM Show.

Māori a 'core subject' by 2025 - but still not compulsory

The Minister for Māori Development was very careful not to use that word on The AM Show.

Primary and intermediate schools across the country say they're struggling with a dire shortage of teachers, according to a survey of the country's principals.

One in three school principals show signs of PTSD - survey

There are growing concerns around how to aid the teaching profession.

Watch: A Newshub report on harsh marking at Victoria.

Cs get degrees: The extra-tough law school grading at Victoria University

Victoria University has this week been shown to award significantly more C and D grades to its law students than the Universities of Auckland and Otago. But does it matter?