NZEI President on why they don't want the school holidays moved

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 15 Sep 2021, 7:10PM
Photo / Michael Craig
Photo / Michael Craig

NZEI President on why they don't want the school holidays moved

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 15 Sep 2021, 7:10PM

Auckland parents are begging schools to bring the holidays forward, so they fall during lockdown rather than during lockdown.

President of New Zealand Educational Institute Liam Rutherford says it will mean a really long term four.

He says last lockdown, a lot of wellbeing issues didn't come when kids were back in classrooms but weeks later.

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