Welcome to Building on Success.

Te Kotahitanga




  • Making a difference in Māori education

    Louise Anaru

    Louise Anaru: “There is strong evidence that there has been a big shift…..” 


    Elizabeth Forgie: “We had the will, but not the way….”


    Daniel Murfitt: “The challenge for us is to constantly challenge those around us….” 

    Koroneihana Cooper: "When we decide to do things together, we're very good..." 


    Rangiwhakaehu Walker: "My dream is to see our children achieve..."

    He Maimai Aroha mō Marara Te Mateapiti (Mate) Reweti 

    Morehu Ngatoko

    Morehu Ngatoko: "… If things need to be said, we speak up." 

     Mere Berryman

    Mere Berryman: "… We need to bring in the whānau…" 

    Russell Bishop: "As teachers get more effective, Māori students' achievement is improving..."

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Te Kotahitanga

This is a Ministry of Education initiative

Building a world-leading education system that equips all New Zealanders with the knowledge, skills, and values to be successful citizens in the 21st century.