Every child and young person needs at least one competent and caring adult and to experience success. You and your school or centre can be the difference.
Discover ways of working, ways of thinking, tools, examples and readings to create a climate where positive behaviour and learning flourish.
Be a stand for others and they can be a stand for you. We all know what it feels like to be hurt. None of us likes it so why not make it stop? Stand by what you believe is right. Even if people seem to turn against you at the time, they will admire and respect you in the long run if you stay true to yourself and your values.
Mā whero, mā pango, ka oti te mahi – by red and black (the weaving together of the kōwhaiwhai patterns) a job is finished. Many hands make light work
Te Punanga Haumaru-Bullying is a serious problem affecting many children and young people
in New Zealand
Bullying is not a normal part of growing up – it can cause serious harm – whether you’re the bully or you’re being bullied. We need to focus on creating an environment that supports positive behaviour.
Children learn about respectful relationships from their own families, and from the environments in which they live.
Parenting teens can be challenging. But it’s our job, as parents, to keep them safe and look after their future. We’ve put together a few ideas to help you support your child through the trickier parts of growing up.
Check out our new resources for parents of teens. You can download them here, or order hardcopies below.