■ Jacinda Ardern (link) announced 1000 extra places for students with complex needs; more help for 2900 deaf and hard-of-hearing students, 1500 low-vision students, and around 1900 more children with high needs in early childhood education. Teacher-aide funding received an extra $59.3 million. And she talked about the introduction of universal free dental care. Read Dr Bryce Edwards on this.
■ Kelvin Davis's speech (link)
■ Grant Robertson's speech, almost in full. For the full speech, click here, or read on for the main policy (my sub-headings and emphasis.)