Education

Plans to revive teachers’ union

Tuesday September 11, 2018

A teachers’ union meeting, to be held this Wednesday will be the first of its kind for many years.

Schools dress up for Literacy Week

Monday September 10, 2018

To mark the end of Literacy Week, a number of schools in Rarotonga took the opportunity to dress up as their favourite characters, from superheroes and princesses to pirates and scary monsters.

Best young writers honoured

Monday September 10, 2018

To close Literacy Week on Friday, the country’s best young writers were honoured at a special ceremony.

A recent trip to Mangaia for Year 8 students from Apii Nikao was to help them experience first-hand the island’s culture and lifestyle.

Imanuela Akatemia heads to the track

Friday September 07, 2018

Imanuela Akatemia was the latest school to take to the track this term, with students of all ages out in force on another warm spring day at the National Stadium on Wednesday.

Artist keeps her promise

Thursday September 06, 2018

Five years on from her last trip to the Cook Islands, Barbara Bull has kept a promise.

Inspiring children to read and write is the focus of a visit to the Cook Islands by teacher and author David Riley.

A mobile library is hoping to help to increase interest in reading among the local community.

New Zealand’s Massey University has announced a new scholarship for Pacific Island students.

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