A Better Life For The Kids

Continuing in our series of Migrant Stories: first hand accounts of migrant life in New Zealand, taken from locations around the net. Today’s tale arrived via a message left on this blog. This is Steve’s story, where he tells of a widespread and insidious problem within schools in New Zealand  – bullying. For an update…

Are Girls Safe At School?

From the Bay of Plenty Times by Carly Undy: “An alleged beating at a Bay school is a reflection of a rising trend in violence among young females, experts say. A Western Bay parent is challenging Katikati College’s zero-tolerance stance on bullying, claiming her daughter was beaten up at school by other girls and the…