Principal and students from Te Whata Tau o Putauaki in Kawerau talk about their project researching and reconstructing the moko of their tupuna.
Finding their tūrangawaewae
How early childhood centres are weaving past into present to grow tamariki to be confident in their identity and belonging.
Tuakana, teina, whānau: lockdown learnings in Kawerau
AKO catches up again with Ripeka Lessels, tumuaki of Te Whata Tau o Pūtauaki in Kawerau, as she reflects on how her students and their whānau have got on during the lockdown, and what everyone has learnt.
Computer-savvy in Kawerau
AKO talks to Ripeka Lessels, tumuaki of Te Whata Tau o Putauaki in Kawerau, about how the kura was well prepared for online learning and teaching.
Photo project embodies ako
Schools are finding new ways to integrate arts and science into the curricula, like this Kawerau school and its student-led photography project.