Trip to Toki Pounamu Cluster in the West Coast was a very rewarding experience. Through listening, observation and conversation with the group, I build capacity to my knowledge and understanding of our Manaiakalani ways and pedagogy of teaching and learning. Visiting schools stirred a strong sense of appreciation of where we are and the work we do here in our schools.
Working in a small school has its pros and cons. I appreciate that St. Pius is not that small. It flashed back memories of how far I (St. Pius X School ) has grown in this digital era and using the Manaiakalani phyloso