Teachers across the board

“No person could argue that all schools and preschools would benefit from more funding and more flexibility in funding!” says Paula Bell, librarian at Wakatipu High School.  

Virginia Oakley gathering signatures at Wakatipu High School

Virginia Oakly gathering signatures at Wakatipu High School.

There was plenty of discussion as the NZEI met PPTA members at Wakatipu High School for morning tea and to hear from Virginia Oakly from NZEI national executive who was out on campaign.
But no argument. That’s been the experience of all the activists on the Better Funding Better Learning camper van in the past three weeks as it travels the heartland – from Christchurch to the West Coast, Dunedin, South Otago, Southland and Central Otago.The joint campaign by NZEI and PPTA links all teachers – from early childhood to post-primary – in their efforts to end the funding freeze.

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