Media centre

Our media centre provides links to common media topics, other education agencies, the Beehive website, and current and archived media releases.

Common topics

Homework

New Zealand wars

Sexuality education

School pools and swimming lessons

Te reo Māori

Statistics on principals' and teachers' salaries

Paid Union meetings

Teacher supply

Teacher Education Refresh (TER) training

Useful links

The Education Counts website provides useful research, data and statistics. These include:

Find a school (external link)

Find an early learning centre or service (external link)

Education data and research

Education snapshot by region (external link)

National Standards achievement information (external link)

Early childhood statistics (external link)

Schools and teacher statistics (external link)

Truancy (external link)

Stand-downs, suspensions, exclusions and expulsions from school (external link)

Ministers' media releases

Minister Hipkins' media releases  Beehive website (external link)

Minister Davis' media releases  Beehive website (external link)

Minister Martin's media releases  Beehive website (external link)

Minister Salesa's media releases  Beehive website (external link)  

Other education agencies

A number of New Zealand education agencies provide information and resources about studying and teaching in New Zealand.

Education agencies

Media releases 

Recent media releases (external link)

Contact the media team

For all media queries, email our media team in the first instance:

media@education.govt.nz

We monitor emails after hours, and also have an after-hours media phone: 027 560 5387.

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