News | Education
27 Feb 2020 6:13
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Education

    Overcrowding in school may be a factor in a student achieving NCEA

    Overcrowding in school may be a factor in a student achieving NCEA


    Canterbury researchers claim extra time in the early years at school can make up to 40 per cent difference at level 3 NCEA .

    Children born in the first half of the year get up to 6 months more time in early education at school.

    Neuroscience educator Nathan Wallis says many schools move students before they're ready - to make space in new-entrant classes.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Education News
     26 Feb: Student unions are disappointed with Massey University's lack of communication
     26 Feb: As another Alzheimer's treatment fails, experts are divided on where to next
     25 Feb: A tertiary student has died from meningitis in Canterbury
     25 Feb: Massey University academics and students are concerned about plans to cut spending by 18 million dollars a year
     24 Feb: A school principal wants retailers to bear more responsibility when it comes to vaping
     22 Feb: Indonesian flash flooding sweeps nearly 250 students into river leaving seven dead, three missing
     20 Feb: As the school year's set to kick off... new resources are on the way to help students with dyslexia
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Ireland's lost experienced prop Cian Healy for the remainder of the Six Nations More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    An eighty million dollar lawsuit against ANZ will begin next week More...



     Today's News

    International:
    India's cities have the world's worst air quality for 2019, but Bangladesh is worst overall country 5:27

    Entertainment:
    What movies and shows does Disney now own? Test yourself to find out 4:37

    Environment:
    Dry times for rural Aucklanders north of the bridge 4:37

    International:
    Bernie Sanders becomes target number one at debate as Democrats clash in race to become Donald Trump's opponent 4:37

    Living & Travel:
    If tonight's lotto jackpot isn't won, it will only need to increase by 2 million to become the largest prize in New Zealand history 23:37

    Accident and Emergency:
    One person has died in a crash between a car and a quad bike at Mokotua, near Invercargill 23:37

    Entertainment:
    Skeet Ulrich and Marisol Nichols are leaving 'Riverdale' 21:59

    Skiing:
    Kiwi snowboarder Zoi Sadowski-Synnott wants to land a big new trick at the US Open in Colorado 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Lauren Conrad won't go back to reality TV because her family is her top priority 21:29

    Tennis:
    Nick Kyrgios retires from Mexico tennis match because of wrist injury as crowd boos 21:27


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd