Rising basketball star Steven Adams is determined to give another kid the same opportunities he had.
Teachers are increasingly turning to darker tales to get pupils interested in reading.
A school has been caught out after potentially misleading parents over 'voluntary' donations.
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Boys in single-sex education appear to be ditching the sporty stereotype and performing better.
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A teenager's invention which makes chopping kindling easy and safe is in hot demand.
Students who repeatedly break uniform rules should be punished, principals say.
Hamilton schools are spending huge amounts of money on facilities and programmes.
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Parents calling on lawyers to turn school disciplinary hearings into "mini High Court trials".
Ombudsman accuses school of unfairly charging for school books, photocopying and food ingredients.
A multi-million dollar anti-truancy programme is 'still unworkable' a year after it came into effect, principals say.
As students get tech-savvy at creating offensive websites, it's teachers being targeted.
New Zealand could be one of the first countries to introduce on-demand and online school examinations.
Primary school kids crying during tests, five-year-olds getting tutored - is life getting harder for kids?
ACC is stepping boldly into the minefield of sex education, amid claims that schools are failing to teach teens how to say "no".
Accepting gifts of underwear and party invites show boundaries between teachers and pupils are being stretched.
More than $3 million of extra funding pumped into fight truancy last year, but principals say service still failing.
A year nine science class from Saint Paul's Collegiate School will switch on their iPads when they need to jog their memories.
Canterbury schools are spending thousands on drug dogs to search classrooms and lockers.
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