The Banquet Hall that occupies the rim around the first floor at the front of the Beehive, is a surprisingly good venue. Good acoustics, good view, ample room and a change from the standard cavern. We were there on Monday evening to celebrate, as the invitation said Keep Reading
The Shine Education Initiative Summit: We want every child in Porirua to Shine
Te Rauparaha Arena - June 2013
Two hundred people met at The Arena to share their aspirations for children and young people living in Porirua, and to consider using a Collective Impact process to improve opportunities for learning.
Records of the contributions at the summit can be accessed here.
Four themes for further activity were established:
- Early Literacy Success
- Full participation in digital learning
- Effective and equitable vocational pathways
- A responsive, city-wide strategy to encourage children and young people
The recommendation that the strategy be supported by a Collective Impact process was not adopted. Each theme was managed independently.
This site is an archive that records the outcomes of a project of the Mana Education Centre Trust. More recent information or impressions can be obtained by visiting the links given above.