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Head in sand attitude over teacher shortages

Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 5:29 pm | Post Primary Teachers' Association

Today’s secondary schools face an aging workforce, a lack of qualified job applicants and a growing resignation rate - some have even been forced to cancel courses because of lack of teachers. More >>

Time to audit state school buildings

Friday, 20 June 2008, 5:55 pm | Post Primary Teachers' Association

While the Ministry considers coming to the aid of Catholic schools with run down buildings PPTA president Robin Duff feels it should look in its own back yard. More >>

Albany botch-up shows dangers of middle schools

Wednesday, 21 May 2008, 4:11 pm | Post Primary Teachers' Association

The continuing botch-up over the Albany Senior High School site should be a lesson for Ministry officials about ever considering a junior/senior split for secondary schooling, PPTA president Robin Duff says. More >>

More resources needed to deal with bullying

Friday, 14 March 2008, 5:06 pm | Post Primary Teachers' Association

Bullying issues at Hutt Valley High School highlight the need for clearer Ministry guidelines and support, PPTA president Robin Duff says. More >>

Raw Deal For Beginning Teachers

Tuesday, 18 December 2007, 11:54 am | Post Primary Teachers' Association

Questions over the quality of beginning secondary teachers highlight the fact they are not getting the support they need, PPTA President Robin Duff says. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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