Willie Jackson writes in support of Charter Schools. Willie, Wyn and Tania were Charter School pioneers. With Te Kura Maori o Waatea they established a high quality, high performing school that delivered outstanding success for their mostly Maori children. Willie … Read more
Next week in Parliament the Coalition Government is voting to condemn another generation of
disadvantaged children to poverty and failure.
Their vote will wipe out the partnership school model and drag 11 existing, high-performing*
schools back into the ‘one-size-fits-all’ state-controlled … Read more
There is absolutely nothing to celebrate in Minister Hipkins announcement yesterday that all 12 Charter School operators who applied to establish state schools have been approved to do so. Two additional schools that were previously approved to open have chosen … Read more
National Standards 2017
National benchmarks for 2017 National Standards are not being published by the Ministry of Education for 2017 due to National Standards being declared optional by the current Government shortly after being elected to Parliament in October 2017.… Read more