Hekia Parata

Prime Minister John Key and Education Minister Hekia Parata (Rob Hosking)

Key government still the master of daily spin

WEEKEND REVIEW Sat 18 Apr 15 7

John Key’s government stands accused even by its most loyal supporters of being decided only to be undecided, resolved to be irresolute and adamant for drift.

Prime Minister John Key and Hekia Parata (Rob Hosking)

Budget 2015: PM aims to regain lost momentum

Tue 14 Apr 15 6

After a lacklustre six months since re-election, Prime Minister John Key today used his set-piece pre-budget speech to signal a pick up in the government's momentum.

Diocesan School for Girls principal Heather McRae

Private school costs questioned amid university entrance scramble

Thu 12 Feb 15 3

After more than 4000 students fail UE, criticism begins to fall on private secondary schools.

Education Minister Hekia Parata (TV3)

RAW DATA: New decile ratings for every school

Wed 26 Nov 14

More than 2400 state and state-integrated schools had their decile rating recalculated following last year's Census.

Education Minister Hekia Parata on The Nation

Labour’s policy to reduce class sizes more popular than National’s policy to pay good teachers more

Sun 17 Aug 14

A 3News-Reid Research poll finding. PLUS:  Education debate — National’s Hekia Parata vs Labour’s Chris Hipkins.


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