Liz Robinson

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Secondary teachers support student climate action

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PPTA, the union and professional association for secondary teachers, welcomes the energy and engagement shown by New Zealand students in their fight for climate justice.

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A message from the pres - part five

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Rolling up our sleevesThis year promises to be a big year for education.

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Secondary teachers welcome bold thinking

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Secondary teachers welcome the Tomorrow’s Schools taskforce report and are excited to see bold and fresh thinking about the education system.

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Teachers reject another inadequate government offer

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The PPTA has rejected a third offer from the government for the secondary teachers’ collective agreement.

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Secondary teachers vote to reject government offer

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Secondary teachers have voted overwhelmingly to reject the government’s offer for settlement of their collective agreement and have authorised strike action during term one, 2019.

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Repeal of charter school law welcomed by secondary teachers

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“A public education system which is delivered and owned by the citizens of this country is the best possible way to ensure fair, high quality outcomes for young people,”says PPTA...

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If you don’t count it, you can’t fix it

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PPTA president Jack Boyle says, “Quality data and and forecasting are essential to create a plan for the teaching workforce.

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Post-study work rights

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The initial proposal only allowed international students a one year visa following graduation.

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Secondary teachers united in their expectations for negotiations

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The claim was the culmination of two years of consultation, research and discussion.

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