Like the book from Frances Hodgson Burnett
“And the secret garden bloomed and bloomed and every morning revealed new miracles”
We value and respect the culture of whole child and their place in the world. Through acknowledging the bicultural heritage of Aotearoa and upholding the principles inherent in Te Tiriti o Waitangi we respect the values and beliefs children and their families have”.
Through our commitment to respectful practices teachers deeply value and empower children and families, enhancing their confidence and self image through relationships developed on trust also valuing a powerful image of the child acknowledging their strengths, interests and capabilities.