35 days ago

Should New Zealand history be taught in all schools?

The team Reporter from Northern News

Hi neighbours - Jacinda Ardern has announced that all schools and kura would be expected, by 2022, to teach the country's history.

Curriculum changes would reset a national framework so that all learners and ākonga were aware of key aspects of New Zealand history and how they had influenced and shaped the nation.

What do you think? Should New Zealand history be taught in all schools, or are there other, more important subjects to teach?

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15 hours ago

What do you think about a load of uncovered dead calves?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

The Aucklander who saw the uncovered trailer said it was a "confronting sight - pretty gross". The driver did not appear to be breaking any laws but farming experts say the calves should've been covered for good taste. What do you think - is this just the reality of farming or should the public be protected from such sights?

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4 hours ago

Mangonui Craft Market - Labour Weekend

Lesley from Kaitaia-Mangonui

Open Saturday and Sunday.....come on down and see the new stalls with lots of great local hand crafted gifts for all the family......Christmas is not far away.....!! 😉

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12 hours ago

What's On: Nanogirl Live Science made fun

Iris from Kerikeri District

Nanogirl Live! brings science and engineering to life in the coolest ways possible, right before your eyes. An action-packed family performance filled with experiments, explosions and music. Age 5-12 years.
Nanogirl Live Science made fun
  • Turner Centre