Nine To Noon for Monday 2 August 2010
09:05 Government moves closer to allowing schools to be built under public private partnerships. We look at how this has worked in the UK and Ireland, which introduced PPP schools in the past decade.
Willie Ruane, former president of the association of secondary teachers Ireland and principal of St Attractas Community School in West Ireland; Alex Kenny, from the East London teachers association and a teacher at a London school built under a private scheme.
09:30 Art and science - how do they cross over?
Megan Dowie, Neuroscientist at Auckland University's centre for brain research and Erin Forsyth, artist and curator and founder of The Busy Nice art management company, who devised the Do You Mind exhibition.
09:45 Europe correspondent Seamus Kearney
10:05 Ron Palenski
Veteran sportswriter, and journalist and now historian Ron Palenski on 40 his books about New Zealanders on the sports field, and the battlefields of war.
10:30 Book Review with Anne Buchanan
In the Company of Angels by Thomas E. Kennedy
Published by Bloomsbury
Malcolm and Juliet by Bernard Beckett
16-year-old Malcolm is determined to win first prize at the National Secondary School's Science Fair. He's decided to film a documentary on sex. (part 1 of 15)
11:05 Political commentators Andrew Campbell and Matthew Hooton
11:30 Guest chef Connie Clarkson, and wine commentator John Hawkesby
11:45 Urbanist Tommy Honey - television, choice and paradox