Partnerships and networks

KLP book front cover.

Making connections and developing learning partnerships can be an effective way of sharing knowledge and resources. Participating in external networks can provide up-to-date, relevant knowledge on educational trends and issues.

Involving parents, families and whānau

Effective partnerships between schools and parents, whānau, and communities can result in better outcomes for students. The better the relationship and engagement, the more positive the impact on students' learning.

Building relationships with whānau, hapū, and iwi

Leaders who build enduring, reciprocal relationships with mana whenua understand the importance of Māori kids knowing who they are and where they're from.