Post by Kiwi Frontline on May 30, 2021 4:20:59 GMT 12
ACT RELEASES SUBMISSION ON NZ HISTORY CURRICULUM
“The Government’s New Zealand history curriculum threatens to indoctrinate students in left-wing ideas and requires a radical rewrite,” says ACT Education spokesperson and former teacher Chris Baillie.
ACT has today released its submission on the draft New Zealand history curriculum and set up a petition calling for a complete overhaul.
“The draft history curriculum divides history into villains and victims, contains significant gaps, and pushes a narrow set of highly political stories from our past.......
SUBMISSION ON THE PROPOSED SCHOOL HISTORY CURRICULUM – Don Brash
The proposed History curriculum is so bad that it is hard to know where to start. Indeed, in the limited time I have to write a submission, I will confine myself to a few important observations.
My own credentials to comment on the curriculum relate mainly to having studied History for three years at the University of Canterbury, getting an A grade in each year. I subsequently did a Masters degree and a PhD, but in Economics. I have read widely in New Zealand history.