19 Jul 2022

Māori teacher wants school zoning overhaul

From Morning Report, 8:35 am on 19 July 2022

A leading Māori teacher wants an overhaul of school zoning rules so Māori children can go to any school within the rohe of their iwi or hapū.

He says the Education Ministry needs to prioritise mana whenua when it consults commuities about new zones.

Education correspondent John Gerritsen has more.