Education Act Changes

The new legislation comes into effect on 19 May 2017.

We have created an overview of these changes.


NZSTA will continue to update you with factsheets, newsletters and through our website. 

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Leadership Role Performance Management

This section is specific for boards whose principal has been appointed to a Leadership Role in a Community of Learning|Kāhui Ako.

The board’s policy and process for Leadership Role performance review/appraisal should be clear and understood by the principal, board and governance/stewardship group of the Community of Learning.  NZSTA provide a Leadership Role Performance Review Policy Template as a basis for the board to draft its policy.  

While processes will largely remain the same as those in the usual Principal Performance Management, there are a few differences:



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