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Welcome to the Waitangi 175 website.
For schools and organisations to share what they are doing to commemorate the 175th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi.

Nau mai! Tomo mai! Kuhu mai ki te hapori o Waitangi 175.
Kei kōnei ngā rauemi me ngā kōrero mai i ngā kura, ngā hapori hoki e hāngai ana ki te huritau 175 mo te hainatanga o Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Resources

NZC Update 3 – The role of the principles

This update includes three examples that illustrate the Treaty of Waitangi principle at the heart of curriculum decision making.

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Waitangi Tribunal: Resource kits for schools

These resource kits can be used to support the understanding of various Treaty claims and the settlement process.

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Treaty of Waitangi principle in action: videos

Examples from schools of the Treaty of Waitangi principle in action.

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Mediagallery

Te Ara: Story: He Whakaputanga – Declaration of Independence

In 1835 northern chiefs signed a Declaration of Independence, asserting their sovereignty over New Zealand. The declaration had been drafted by a British official, prompted in part by rumours that a Frenchman was planning to declare himself the king of New Zealand.

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TeAra

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