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Karakia Timautanga

Whakataka te hau ki te uru,
Whakataka te hau ki te tonga.
Kia mākinakina ki uta,
Kia mātaratara ki tai,
E hī ake ana te atākura he tio, 255 more words


The Treaty of Waitangi and community organisations

From your research in relation to te Tiriti, what is the most significant idea of relevance to Treaty application in community organisations?

My research explored the Playcentre Federation as a case study in applying Te Tiriti o Waitangi, from the 1989 commitment to biculturalism through to the election of Tiriti-based co-presidents in 2011 ( 609 more words


Playcentre Past on Prezi

I have been a fan of Prezi for a few years now, with my first presentation at the ANZHES conference in Auckland in 2011. A revised (shortened) version of this presentation is embedded below, which was used at the NZARE one day conference at AUT earlier this year. 103 more words

23 Things For Research

Watch out Tamaki Makaurau - NCWNZ ladies are coming your way!

I am currently the Education Convenor for the National Council of Women NZ, and the biannual conference is being held in Auckland in a couple of weeks’ time, where I have put myself forward for re-election. 640 more words

Published Writing

The children of the Takamore case: scaling the unscaleable?

When the news started filtering through from late 2007 about the dispute over James Takamore’s tūpāpaku I had a sinking feeling in the pit of my stomach. 1,311 more words

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