12 Dec 2011

Manu Korihi News for 12 December 2011

From Checkpoint, 5:49 pm on 12 December 2011

Sir Henare Ngata born north of Ruatoria in 1917, was the youngest son of New Zealand's first double university degree holder and Maori leader Sir Apirana Ngata; The Green Party's co-leader, Metiria Turei, says the Maori Party's deal with National to tackle poverty, won't bring great benefits for whanau Maori; The founder of Te Wananga O Raukawa wants the Crown to acknowledge kaupapa values, when measuring educational performance; Te Runanga o Ngati Kahungunu's Chairman says charter schools are likely to open the door to finding an educational model that works for Maori children.