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Jobs major worry for EU summit - World - NZ Herald News

Jobs major worry for EU summit - World - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
European Union leaders head for their last summit of the political calendar this week as the EU's jobs crunch and a proposed template for the troubled finance industry weigh heavily
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University to keep places for poor students - National - NZ Herald News

University to keep places for poor students - National - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
Students from poor backgrounds could have places reserved for them at the country's largest university in a shake-up of admissions currently targeted according to ethnicity.
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Questions on value of homework - Education - NZ Herald News

Questions on value of homework - Education - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
Primary school students spend nearly an hour each night doing homework, a national survey says, but some parents and teachers question the value of after-school study.
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Sunday Insight: Rich school, poor school: parents' decile dilemma - National - NZ Herald News

Sunday Insight: Rich school, poor school: parents' decile dilemma - National - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
When Louise and Penn Trevella shifted from Wellington to Auckland with baby Phoebe for a new life, they looked forward to joining a tight-knit neighbourhood like the one they had just
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NZ children sleep deprived: study - National - NZ Herald News

NZ children sleep deprived: study - National - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
New Zealand schoolchildren are among the most sleep-deprived in the world - and technology is flagged as a possible factor.
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Recordings encourage students to stay home - National - NZ Herald News

Recordings encourage students to stay home - National - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
Students skipping lectures in favour of watching recordings online have been flagged as a concern in a review of the University of Auckland's Bachelor of Commerce degree.
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Graduates earn less in NZ - OECD report - Education - NZ Herald News

Graduates earn less in NZ - OECD report - Education - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
New Zealand continues to have high levels of participation in tertiary education but graduates can expect to earn far less than those in other developed countries, according to the
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'Free' school costs almost $1000 a year - Education - NZ Herald News

'Free' school costs almost $1000 a year - Education - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
Parents are paying hundreds of dollars to prop up free school education with one of the country's top colleges asking for close to $1,000, a Weekend Herald survey has found.
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College dumps donations to help parents - National - NZ Herald News

College dumps donations to help parents - National - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
Huntly College has led a handful of schools in doing away with donations - a change principal Tim Foy said was driven by the needs of parents.
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Teens look to land of opportunity - National - NZ Herald News

Teens look to land of opportunity - National - NZ Herald News | School Leavers | Scoop.it
More than half of Auckland high school students think they have a better shot at employment by going to Australia than staying in New Zealand, a survey says.
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