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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Education articles  Education
    New Zealand election: Students hope tertiary fees will be scaled back under Jacinda Ardern
     22 October 2017
    New Zealand's PM in waiting Jacinda Ardern's Labour Party campaigned heavily on education reforms, including a bold plan to phase in three years of free tertiary education, leaving students hopeful some of their university debts will soon be alleviated.
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    Investigation over fire at Linwood School
    22 Oct: Police and the fire service will investigate a suspicious fire at Linwood North School in Christchurch.... more
    Wellington College celebrations gear up
    21 Oct: About 1250 old boys are in Wellington for the 150th anniversary of Wellington College.... more
    Australian teacher shot dead in Nairobi
    20 Oct: Witnesses say Gabrielle Maina was attacked by armed men while she walked along a road in a suburb of the Kenyan capital Nairobi. Ms Maina, from NSW, had been in Kenya since September 2015.... more
    Google DeepMind's AI teaches itself to beat human players of complex Chinese game in three days
    19 Oct: An artificial intelligence program developed by Google has for the first time taught itself from scratch how to defeat human players in the complex Chinese game of Go.... more
    Mums reminded about iodine, folic acid
    17 Oct: Many New Zealand mothers are failing to get the message about boosting iodine and folic acid intake, an Otago University study shows.... more
    Snow in the south but warm in the north
    14 Oct: There'll be snow on some mountain roads in the South island but the last weekend of the school holidays will be fine in parts of the North Island.... more
    Parents want life skills taught at school
    13 Oct: Two-thirds of New Zealand parents want more social and life skills taught at school, according to a new study.... more
    Malala Yousafzai attends first lectures at Oxford University
    10 Oct: Five years since she was shot in the head by the Taliban for speaking in favour of girls' education, Malala Yousafzai attends her first lectures at the University of Oxford.... more
    NZ students self-harming in droves: study
    10 Oct: Almost a third of Kiwi high school students surveyed for a youth wellbeing study have self-harmed to manage their negative emotions.... more

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