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Thursday, December 9, 2021

Moana Schwalger law scholarship awarded to Litia Tuiburelevu

A scholarship honouring a successful Samoan-Kiwi lawyer remembered for her generosity is helping Pasifika law students five years after her tragic death at 35.

New dawn for Māori history in schools

Implementation of the New Zealand history curriculum resource, Te Takanga o te Wā was launched in style at Te Papaiouru Marae in Rotorua on Saturday.

Principals welcome compulsory te reo in schools

Principals are welcoming a proposal from the Greens for Te Reo - an official New Zealand language - to be taught in all our schools.

School leaver data shows improved achievement for Māori and Pacific students

Recent school leaver achievement data shows improved outcomes for most learners, and particularly for Māori and Pacific students.

Bilingual Apirana Taylor Performance Described For Low Vision Children

Over 50 BLENNZ Homai Campus will be invited to enjoy the performance. Last year Taki Rua offered an audio described performance of Te Kuia me te Pūngāwerewere, a play based on Patricia Grace’s classic...

Māori youth say better cultural awareness needed in schools – Unicef report

Māori tamariki say their culture and spirituality need to be better acknowledged in school for them to flourish, according to a report by Unicef.

Addressing social challenges in education remains our biggest priority

Addressing the social and cultural challenges confronting our education system is still top of the list before any real traction can be made with other issues begging for educators’ attention. That was one of the main messages to emerge from the Education Leaders Forum in Rotorua this week.

Hatch by Pacific Business Trust – Creating the commercial leaders of tomorrow

The Hatch Youth Programme was launched today by the Pacific Business Trust, providing a combination of flexible tertiary education with real-world experience.

Māori language in schools

Principal Dr Cherie Taylor-Patel from Flanshaw Road School talks about Māori language in schools.

Ruapehu’s technology hub – just one part of the puzzle

All schools strive to engage with their communities. Some do it better than others. Here, JUDE BARBACK looks at an outstanding example of school-iwi partnerships in Ruapehu.

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