Matt Maguire

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PPTA VP petitions Chris Hipkins on Teaching Council changes

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As changes to the Teaching Council of Aotearoa certification process come into effect on February 1, 2021, the damage to teachers becomes a reality.

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ERO report supports PPTA call for schools as community hubs

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The findings of a new Education Review Office report support the PPTA's call to turn schools into hubs for their communities.

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Secondary principals to vote on industrial action

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Secondary principals today walked away from negotiations with the government. Negotiations for their collective agreement started in late May and to date, the unions have received no offer.

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A new offer on the table for secondary teachers

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Secondary teachers have received a new offer from the government to settle the area school and secondary collective agreements.

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June 11 strike action cancelled

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Update, June 7: Please note that the Year 10 rostering home planned for Tuesday 11 June is cancelled.

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How to support NZ’s Muslim communities

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Mass murder at mosques in Christchurch on Friday targeted Muslim New Zealanders at worship.  Here are some things you can do to support a devastated community.

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Secondary Teachers Set Date for National Action

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Secondary teachers have set a date for national action – 3 April.

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Teachers support the young peoples' wellbeing report

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Secondary teachers welcome the "What Makes a Good Life? Children and Young Peoples' View on Wellbeing" report and tautoko its findings.

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Have a Safe and Happy Summer Break

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We hope you have a safe and restful summer break and look forward to working with you in the new year.

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