New Zealand School Trustees Association

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Te Whakaroputanga Kaitiaki Kura O Aotearoa

NZSTA is a membership-based national organisation representing the interests of its member boards. Membership of NZSTA is open to boards of trustees of any New Zealand State, State Integrated or Partnership School |Kura Hourua.

NZSTA has a contract with the Ministry of Education to deliver a fully integrated range of services free to all boards of trustees to support and enhance boards’ capability in governance and employment. NZSTA is also an active party in relevant education related decisions and national policy formulation, and works alongside the Ministry of Education in negotiating Collective Agreements with unions.

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Developing policy on firearms activities/events involving students
30 Jul 2018

The following guidance is for boards when developing a policy involving activities on and off school grounds where students are interacting with firearms in some way. The guidance will also clarify the requirements that need to be considered when drafting a school firearms policy.

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