It’s okay to break down the facade

21 May 2019

The thing about boys, says Bros for Change founder Jaye Pukepuke, is they tend to ‘act like cool guys’ around their peers.

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Like, wish, wonder: Reflections on the Positive Education conference

06 May 2019

Following the success of the 2019 Positive Education conference, Rātā Foundation hosted a Hui with group of attendees to get their views on the event.

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Local solutions best meet local needs

02 May 2019

Grow Waitaha, initiated by the Ministry of Education, is a partnership between the Ministry, iwi, four providers, schools and their communities. It focuses on ensuring wellbeing strategies are embedded in schools.

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It takes a village to raise our children

24 April 2019

New Zealand Playcentre Federation regional manager Dalene Mactier talks about strategies Playcentre has in place to ensure children grow up happy and healthy.

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Making time for tamariki: The key to raising happy children

10 April 2019

We believe that positive community connections are so important for many reasons, not least of all parenting. Our Selwyn region boasts strong foundations and established roots, mixed with new fresh faces and young families that may be here for shorter periods of time.

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