Monthly Archives: August 2016

Attack! 67 Touching the clouds: Visual arts at a mythical Kiwi Primary School Part 5

Welcome to ATTACK!  ATTACK! is a two-page occasional publication giving attention to the curriculum – the holistic curriculum. ATTACK! is for you, also to introduce to your colleagues. Each issue will be restricted to two pages. A cover graphic for a file or … Continue reading

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Attack! 66 Touching the clouds: Visual arts at a mythical Kiwi Primary School Part 4

Welcome to ATTACK!  ATTACK! is a two-page occasional publication giving attention to the curriculum – the holistic curriculum. ATTACK! is for you, also to introduce to your colleagues. Each issue will be restricted to two pages. A cover graphic for a file or … Continue reading

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Update: Defunct group, NZ Special Education Association, confirms Hekia Parata did not consult them 

 Dianne Khan of Save Our Schools has been doing some wonderful work pinning Hekia Parata down in a lie. Dianne writes: Thousands of people have read my post about Hekia Parata fabricating support from a mystical ‘Special Education Association’, and most … Continue reading

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Neoliberal education is a system of trickle down power: let’s not be diverted by neoliberal stunts

Hekia Parata is making a flurry of pathetic education announcements because she can, and because she needs to: she can in the sense that the achievement performance of schools is good enough – courtesy of all the high stakes inflation … Continue reading

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Attack! 65 Touching the clouds: Visual arts at a mythical Kiwi Primary School Part 3

Welcome to ATTACK!  ATTACK! is a two-page occasional publication giving attention to the curriculum – the holistic curriculum. ATTACK! is for you, also to introduce to your colleagues. Each issue will be restricted to two pages. A cover graphic for a file or … Continue reading

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Attack! 64 Touching the clouds: Visual arts at a mythical Kiwi Primary School Part 2

Welcome to ATTACK!  ATTACK! is a two-page occasional publication giving attention to the curriculum – the holistic curriculum. ATTACK! is for you, also to introduce to your colleagues. Each issue will be restricted to two pages. A cover graphic for a file or … Continue reading

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Attack! 63 Touching the clouds: Visual arts at a mythical Kiwi Primary School Part 1

Welcome to ATTACK!  ATTACK! is a two-page occasional publication giving attention to the curriculum – the holistic curriculum. ATTACK! is for you, also to introduce to your colleagues. Each issue will be restricted to two pages. A cover graphic for a file or … Continue reading

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