Story: Country schooling

Mōtū School

Mōtū School

The friendly atmosphere of country schools is clear in this 2006 photograph of the children and principal of Mōtū School, on the East Coast of the North Island.

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Photograph by Alan Gibson

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Country schooling - Years of reform: 1989 onwards', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/16519/motu-school (accessed 15 December 2019)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 24 Nov 2008