Kōrero: Adult education

Correspondence School courses, 1956

The Correspondence School predominantly served primary and secondary school students in rural areas, but also offered some adult courses. As this 1956 film shows, adult students included people working in the public service, residents of Pacific Island nations, new migrants and prisoners. 

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Reference: A letter to the teacher. National Film Unit, 1956

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Kerryn Pollock, 'Adult education - Growth of adult education, 1940s to 1970s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/46609/correspondence-school-courses-1956 (accessed 9 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Kerryn Pollock, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012