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The future of education in NZ

In the midst of the teacher shortage, a new type of learning is sweeping through the nation's schools, but is open plan learning really a step forward in education?

Flexible learning spaces are popping up in primary and secondary schools all over the country but do these classes lead to students with learning difficulties falling through the cracks?

Devon Bolger has more.

The story was originally broadcast on Plains 96.9 FM, Canterbury's community access radio station.