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Parents want Teachers to do Parenting?

Care provider. Call centre operator. Kitchen hand. Negotiator. Detective. Judge. Medic. Counsellor. Social worker. Psychologist. Personal trainer. Caretaker. Cleaner. Don’t get me started on the numerous things that teachers have to do each and every...

Teachers struggle with modern learning environments | Stuff.co.nz

Original article: http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/education/90983510/Teachers-struggle-with-modern-learning-environments Open-plan classrooms are popping up nationwide but teachers often struggle to adjust to a new way of working. What’s the benefit of modern learning environments? Adele Redmond reports. If there’s a pot of gold at the...

Malcolm Dixon: Time to discuss primary school education | NZ Herald

Original article: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/hawkes-bay-today/opinion/news/… I don’t know if anyone else noticed but primary school education was seldom mentioned throughout the election campaign and yet for everyone with children or grandchildren education plays an extremely important part...