Author: Al Ingham

Barnyard

In relation to https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/107735238/Shirley-Boys-Cashmere-High-reject-open-plan-classrooms-for-school-rebuilds https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/education/100176364/shirley-boys-high-school-ditches-plans-for-barn-space-classrooms Related posts: Modern Learning Environments become Innovative Disclaimer Open Source for Education Rangiora High principal ‘bullied’

No Money

In relation to: https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/on-the-inside/368554/how-to-win-an-argument-on-the-government-s-surplus https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12106997 Related posts: Hipkins says National Standards ‘will be gone very quickly’ | OneNews Scrapping National Standards Bad News for Parents Kids arriving at school in nappies Vane Sopoaga teaches...

Sufferage: The Sideways Movement

This year we celebrate 125 years since the Women’s Suffrage movement. In New Zealand, Kate Sheppard lead the charge to get women the vote. “Speaking for a new generation, she argued, ‘We are tired...

The Teacher Crisis as it is.

Recently there has been a lot in the media about teachers pay, and current issues in education. This was somewhat heightened by the August strike – the first primary teachers have been on since...

Striking Teachers: Win or Lose?

While a resounding cheer went up at ‘The Stadium’ when given the option of striking for two days, numerous teachers looked at each other and shook their heads. Minutes before we were told of...