Kōrero: Primary and secondary education

Building new schools, 1950s

The 'baby boom' after the Second World War led to an increase in school building to keep pace with the large numbers of children being born. It was necessary to build more secondary schools and tertiary institutions as well as primary schools because of the rising numbers of children attending high school and university.

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Reference: Pictorial Parade 66. National Film Unit, 1957

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Primary and secondary education - Education from the 1920s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/36635/building-new-schools-1950s (accessed 13 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012