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  •   Home > News > Education

    Labour Party Leader Chris Hipkins says charter schools are the wrong way to address outlying students

    Labour Party Leader Chris Hipkins says charter schools are the wrong way to address outlying students


    Associate Education Minister David Seymour announced 15 new charter schools will be set up in the next four years, and 35 state schools will be converted in the next two.

    Mr Hipkins, who shut down charter schools in 2018, says charter schools don't work.

    He says alternative education centres address under-achieving students better.

    © 2024 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

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     Today's News

    Business:
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    Law and Order:
    Police want to speak with people who saw a crash between a black SUV and a light truck and trailer near Hampton Downs on Friday 21:17

    International:
    Israeli military announces 'tactical pauses' in southern Gaza fighting to boost aid flow 21:07

    Environment:
    A severe thunderstorm warning's been issued for Wellington and the Wairarapa 18:57

    Netball:
    The Mainland Tactix are the new leaders in netball's ANZ Premiership 18:37

    Politics:
    NSW allocates $450 million for more than 400 build-to-rent homes for essential workers 18:17

    Law and Order:
    The body of a 26-year-old woman reported missing from Te Atatu Peninsula has been found 18:07

    Rugby League:
    The Edmonton Oilers have emphatically forced a game-five in ice hockey's Stanley Cup title series with an 8-1 game four win on home ice against the Florida Panthers 17:27

    Environment:
    A bout of rough weather is bound for the South Island's West Coast 16:57

    Rugby:
    All Blacks playmaker Beauden Barrett has made his return to rugby on New Zealand shores, suiting up for Coastal in the Taranaki Premier club rugby competition yesterday 16:17


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