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Budget 2024 Will Keep ECE Lights On, But Gaps Remain

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 06:09 PM
Early Childhood Education centres will be able to keep the lights on with the cost adjustment announced in today’s Budget, but little else. Read more...

Early Childhood Education Misses Out Again!

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 05:53 PM
Unfortunately, the 2024 Budget is a missed opportunity for the government to deliver on some of the ECE systemic changes that are sorely required and to fund the sector appropriately. Read more...

A Backwards Budget For Early Childhood Education

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 05:37 PM
The union for early childhood education and kindergarten teachers, NZEI Te Riu Roa, says Budget 2024 doesn’t deliver certainty for the sector or relieve pressure on centres to meet essential costs, nor do anything to address the long-standing issues ... Read more...

A Budget Without Imagination Or Vision

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 04:46 PM
Te Hautū Kahurangi | Tertiary Education Union is still waiting for a Budget that will solve any of the real issues faced by the tertiary education sector. Read more...

Budget 2024 Is Effectively A Frontline Funding Cut For Schools

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 04:21 PM
Education union NZEI Te Riu Roa says that Budget 2024 is effectively a cut in frontline funding for schools, with no new initiatives for children needing learning support and a funding cut for teacher aides. Read more...

Government’s Education Budget Heavy On Promises But Light On Delivery

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 04:11 PM
The Government’s Budget presented today is not the investment into the frontline for secondary education that we were promised, says Chris Abercrombie,president of PPTA Te Wehengarua. Read more...

Budget Funding Delivers An Effective Cut To Early Childhood Education

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 04:07 PM
Although kindergartens welcome any increase to funding, the latest Government budget has increased the funding to early childhood services by only half the rate of inflation, meaning an effective funding cut to services,” says Kindergartens Aotearoa spokesperson ... Read more...

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara Responds To Budget 2024

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 03:27 PM
“We welcome the increase to DQ7+ funding, however, the financial situation for universities remains precarious,” says Professor Cheryl de la Rey, Universities New Zealand Chair and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Canterbury. Read more...

Te Wānanga O Aotearoa To Sell Tokoroa Site With Lease-back Condition

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 10:50 AM
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa delivers a range of programmes from certificate to degree from over 80 sites across the motu and manages a substantial property portfolio. Read more...

From Shakespeare To Ihimaera: New-look English Curriculum Planned

Published: Thu 30 May 2024 10:16 AM
Compulsory Shakespeare and grammar lessons will feature in a new-look secondary English curriculum that ranges from contemporary New Zealand authors to Chaucer and Beowulf. Read more...
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