28 Aug 2019

Teachers make final plea for compulsory NZ history for all

From Checkpoint, 6:25 pm on 28 August 2019

History teachers are making one last plea to the government to make sure every school student learns New Zealand's history.

They argued at Wednesday's Education and Workforce Select Committee that learning about our shared history should not be a lucky dip, depending on what school a student goes to.

Political reporter Charlie Dreaver was there and filed this report.