Tagged: poverty

Prison Beds or Educated Society

Two point five billion dollars. $2.5 billion dollars. $2,500,000,000.00 That’s a lot of dollar coins. Let me tell you what they will spend it on. No. Not fixing the poverty problem sweeping the country....

No to League Tables

“Have we introduced league tables? No.”┬áHekia Parata said this in a meeting at a school as she rattled off a number of things ‘scaremongers’ had said would happen in regards to GERM. This included...

The True Cost of Charter Schools

Its time to face some facts here. There is something terribly wrong with the current government’s focus for its funding, especially when it comes to education. I decided to do some comparisons on money...