“Whāia te iti kahurangi, ki te tuohu koe, me he maunga teitei.”
After retiring from full time teaching I have spent time relieving and working part time in different schools. When we bought a house in the Auckland area I discovered Newton Central School and was fortunate to make this friendly school the only one in which I relieve. My time is spent between Auckland and Waihi …
I always value that our parents and families are a child’s first teachers. By the time they come to school, I love it when we see a child continue to grow in confidence as they learn to read, write, do maths and make friendships and develop in other areas.
“Iti rearea, kahikatea ka taea.” Ahakoa te aha whāia te pae tawhiti kia pae tata.