2 Aug 2021

Experts warn ministers students falling through cracks

From Morning Report, 8:38 am on 2 August 2021

Education officials have warned their ministers that students are falling through the cracks because the curriculum does not clearly signal when they need more support.

The opposition National Party says the advice proves the Government was wrong to scrap the National Standards programme without any replacement.

But the government rejects that.

Deputy political editor Craig McCulloch has the story.