Curriculum development in the 1980’s has been referred to as “a decade of documents” by McGee (2001, p. 98). This is a significant decade in the overall scope of curriculum development in New Zealand and the Ministry of Education was driving the change. In the 1980’s there were two reviews and a national curriculum statement. These reviews resulted from the governments set up of a review group. The group was ...
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