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By Matt Zwartz
Metro July/Aug, 2017, p. 34-45 (article).

Presents Metro magazine's annual ranking of Auckland secondary schools by pass rates and academic achievement. Also discusses the relationships of schools in the region with the Ministry of Education. Includes an interview with Education Minister Nikki Kaye who responds to issues raised in the article. Covers staffing shortages, increasing student mental health issues, and funding pressures.

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By Welby Ings
Metro, July/Aug 2017, p. 46-51 (article).

Looks at what an increased emphasis on performance and testing means for education in New Zealand.

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By Katharina Satory et al.
British journal of educational studies 65 (2), 2017, p. 143-165 (article).

Analyses how support provided by local education offices for school-to-school networks is perceived by teachers. Considers the role of factors such as autonomy support, training on network management, and vision and goal setting in enabling networks to develop innovative initiatives.

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