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KKM Council welcomes demise of National Standards

By Mānia Clarke

Minister of Education Chris Hipkins has announced the government is scrapping National Standards.  National Chairperson for Te Rūnanganui o Ngā Kura Kaupapa Māori, Cathy Dewes, says the organisation is ecstatic about the decision. 

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Northland kura creates first Māori iBook for National Library exhibition

By Talisa Kupenga

A Northland school has helped to create the first te reo Māori iBook resource for The National Library of New Zealand's He Tohu exhibition.  The entire Te Kura Kaupapa o Whangaroa visited Wellington today, where they viewed the Treaty of Waitangi and other documents their ancestors signed. 

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5000 Christmas presents donated to Ōtara kids

By Taroi Black

Thousands of children in South Auckland will receive Christmas presents during the week as part of an initiative run by 'Christmas Ōtara Present Drop'.  More than 400 children from Ferguson Intermediate received the surprising news today.

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Tikanga Māori food verification system extends to other cultures

By Talisa Kupenga

Hua Parakore is the world's first indigenous food verification system based on tikanga Māori and is expanding to other cultures. The system was showcased at the Mātauranga Māori symposium, a gathering of Aotearoa's most unique, innovative and creative minds to share new developments in indigenous education.