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Education Bill rewrite ignores children and educators

NZEI Te Riu Roa members are dismayed that the Government has ignored the concerns of educators and children, and gone ahead with a controversial education Bill regardless of what's best for young people or public education.

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Educators call on Police Minister to waive vetting charge

NZEI Te Riu Roa is calling on the Minister of Police to instruct her officials to abandon plans to charge schools and ECE services for safety vetting of adults who work around children.

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Vetting charges will put more pressure on schools

New police vetting charges for schools will end up costing children as the Government's funding freeze forces schools to dip into curriculum or staffing to meet any extra costs, NZEI Te Riu Roa says.

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