Kōrero: Primary and secondary education

A helping hand

A helping hand

Matthew Wills (left), who suffers from cerebral palsy, was pleased with the assistance he received from other students such as Josh Temple (right) when he began attending Makoura College in 1992. Matthew found stairs difficult to negotiate but was never short of a helping hand. Integrating children with disabilities into state schools, rather than segregating them in 'special' schools, became more common from the 1980s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1995/1767

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Primary and secondary education - Pupils', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/36669/a-helping-hand (accessed 22 November 2019)

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