Education Library

Connecting you with evidence and knowledge

Changes to the Education Library website

We’ve updated our website so you can find out more about the library and how to find the information and research you need. You can see our new content in the search and find, about, and how to sections above. We hope you find the new content useful. If you have any feedback or questions email


By Joanna Wane
North & south, Feb. 2018, p. 42-49 (article).

Profile of Bex Skerman, principal of Bridge Pā School. Looks at her work in transforming the low-decile Hawke's Bay school and connecting with whānau and the wider community.

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By Clare de Lore
Listener, Dec. 9-15, p. 28-30 (article).

Interview with Stan Tiatia, the principal of Te Puna Wai Ora, Invercargill Middle School, this year's joint winner of the Prime Minister's Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. Talks about his influences, background, and approach to education.

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By Gerard Dineen
SET: research information for teachers 2, 2017, p. 9-15 (article).

Explores what primary principals learned about leadership and change management during the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes. Identifies barriers to and enablers of successful leadership.

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New resources

Our new resources lists include items recently added to the library’s catalogue and highlights, and tables of contents for a selection of journals and magazines.

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Contact Info

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