“Advising and assisting parents, schools, ECEs, tertiary institutions and other educational organisations on all aspects of education law and their rights to be treated in a fair, just and transparent manner.”
Tertiary education organisations on regulatory issues and investigations in relation to the TEC and NZQA, including funding issues. We act for tertiary organisations and students (including international students) in relation to student complaints.
Principal, school boards and/or parents in the compulsory schooling sector,(including state integrated, private schools and kura kaupapa Maori) on all schooling issues including parental complaints, investigations, governance and management disputes, exclusions and expulsions, and student health and safety. I can assist in bullying prevention and complaints, and special education issues. I have particular expertise in assisting parents who have unresolved complaints and believe they have not been treated fairly or received transparent explanations for actions that have affected them and their whānau.
Early Childhood Centres (ECEs), home based care organisations and kindergartens on compliance and funding requirements and advocate and negotiate with the Ministry of Education and the Education Review Office to resolve a range of issues.
Education sector organisations and entities including NGOs and trusts.
I also provide public law, information law and privacy law advice to public entities, and to individuals and organisations dealing with public entities.
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