School Decile Funding - Radio NZ interviews Susanne Jungerson, Julia Davidson and Mark Brown

Radio New Zealand's John Gerritsen interviews Wellington principals Susanne Jungerson, Julia Davidson and Mark Brown about the school decile system.

Outspoken - School Decile Funding

Originally aired on Outspoken, Radio New Zealand,Tuesday 30 December 2014

Three Wellington principals have told Radio New Zealand's Outspoken programme that the system for providing targeted funding to schools with students from poor families was not meeting their needs.

Porirua College, Susanne Jungersen
Wellington Girls College, Julia Davidson
Newtown School, Mark Brown

Link to RNZ website Link to Radio NZ article

More information:

External website New Zealand schools: the decile system (2013)

External website Payments (fees and donations) by parents of domestic students in state & integrated schools

External website A needs-based model of resourcing for schools - time for a national discussion?

Pdf image A hierarchy of inequality: The decile divide (2013)

Pdf image A level playing field? The importance of local funding in financing secondary schools to meet future needs (2012)

Pdf image Equipping schools to fight poverty: A community hub approach (2013)

Cartoon from PPTA Journal May 1975:

Cartoon Principal Appointment no money




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