13 Jun 2018

Kura waits years for approval to teach seniors

From Morning Report, 8:46 am on 13 June 2018

Five years ago, Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Hurungaterangi applied for approval to teach and get proper funding for its Year 9 to Year 13 students. But its principal, Oriana Lemon, says nothing has happened since. And as our Māori news correspondent Leigh-Marama McLachlan found, teachers are dipping into their own pockets to help the students get by.