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Greens welcome revised offer for teachers and principals

Press Release – Green Party

The Green Party welcome the PPTA, NZEI and Government coming to agreement on a new offer for teachers and principals, set to be ratified by union members. Read more »

A new offer on the table for secondary teachers

Press Release – PPTA

Secondary teachers have received a new offer from the government to settle the area school and secondary collective agreements. Read more »

Primary teachers to vote on a proposed settlement

Press Release – NZEI

Two weeks after the largest strike in the New Zealand history, proposed settlements and an accord between the Government and teacher unions will be taken to primary teachers and principals for ratification votes next week. Read more »

Ashburton student one step closer to career in animal care

Press Release – Agcarm

Forget the car, the swanky holiday or the latest iPhone. An Ashburton student, whos just won a $2,500 scholarship from industry association Agcarm, has more practical uses for the cash. Imogen Redpath will use her winnings to buy a new stethoscope, … Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – June 13

Press Release – Hansard

1. Hon AMY ADAMS (NationalSelwyn) to the Prime Minister : Does she stand by all her Government’s statements and actions in relation to the alleged unauthorised access of Budget 2019 material? Read more »

Dannevirke student grows closer to career in horticulture

Press Release – Agcarm

Watching plants grow is not everyones idea of a good time. But tell that to horticultural student, Sarah Wyatt, who has just won a $2,500 scholarship from Agcarm. The 19-year-old bachelor of horticultural science student at Massey University developed her interest … Read more »

Learning support coordinators missing in action

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

It is difficult to have any confidence in government promises around collective bargaining when they are yet to deliver finalise the policy for learning support coordinators, Nationals Education spokesperson Nikki Kaye says. Read more »

Teacher and principal negotiations

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Cabinet has had further discussions on the teacher and principal claims. Read more »

Crafts, Culture and Conversation

Press Release – The PumpHouse Theatre

Workshops for adults to learn about the ancient arts of Harakeke and Poi are being held at The PumpHouse in July. Read more »

Hamilton City Libraries invited to exhibit at Fieldays

Press Release – Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Libraries reputation for engaging young people in digital technologies has earnt the service a spot at this years Fieldays. Read more »

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