15 Nov 2019

Māori leaders call for iwi representation on school boards

From Morning Report, 7:49 am on 15 November 2019

Māori education leaders are welcoming government promises to ensure more success for Māori students, but are angry there won't be mandatory mana whenua representation on school boards.

The government has outlined its overhaul of the education system but it's rejected a taskforce recommendation to have iwi on the board of every school.

Māni Dunlop has more.