Kōrero: Public service

Department heads: George Hogben, secretary of education (2 o 2)

Department heads: George Hogben, secretary of education

George Hogben taught at schools in England and Christchurch before becoming a school inspector in Canterbury. In 1899 he became inspector-general of schools and secretary of education. In 1915, just before his retirement, he became New Zealand's first director of education. He is shown here around 1900, when he was aged 47.

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Richard Shaw, 'Public service - What is the public service?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/33012/department-heads-george-hogben-secretary-of-education (accessed 11 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Richard Shaw, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012