Education

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Premier unveils action plan to improve education system

Premier Dwight Ball announced sweeping changes Friday to the delivery of education programs in the K-12 system. The five-year, multimillion-dollar action plan picks up...
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School’s out for summer

It was the last day of school across the province on Thursday. NTV's Amanda Mews spoke to students about their summer plans.
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Government presents Schools Act amendments in response to Stephenville sexual assault case

The House of Assembly is debating a major amendment to the Schools Act in response to sexual assault charges laid against a student at...
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Province prepares for jobs of future by funding coding education in schools

The provincial government announced funding to teach computer coding in schools. It's all about training kids to be ready for the jobs of the...
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Budget 2018 offers new measures in education and post-secondary review

Budget 2018 is adding new positions to the K-12 school system. It also maintains the tuition freeze for post-secondary students from Newfoundland and Labrador...
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Tony Wakeham wants to eliminate 1.6-kilometre school bus rule

PC leadership candidate Tony Wakeham released his education platform on Wednesday. He wants to introduce a K-!2 curriculum for mental wellness, and work on...

More bad news for Bishop Feild Elementary

It's gone from bad to worse as repair work continues at Bishop Feild Elementary. The St. John's school was forced to close early in the...

Province improves grade in early childhood education ratings

A new report from the University of Toronto says this province has improved its early childhood education ratings. This province received a 1.5 on a...
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Dale Kirby plans amendments to Schools Act in response to Stephenville High

Education Minister Dale Kirby plans to bring legislative amendments to Schools Act to the House of Assembly this spring in response to the situation...
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Schools Act under review as child advocate speaks out about Stephenville High School

The province's child and youth advocate spoke Friday out about the situation at Stephenville High School. Students held a silent protest this week after...