8 May 2024

What is structured literacy and why is the government talking about it?

From Nights, 10:18 pm on 8 May 2024

Primary and secondary school students' ability to read and write has been steadily declining for at least 15 years now.

Education minister Erica Stanford has announced that New Zealand schools will be pivoting to teaching structured literacy.

To find out what structured literacy means, and whether it will work, Nights is joined by founder of The Education Hub, Dr Nina Hood.