Te Whāriki and its foundations

Kia heke iho rā i ngā tūpuna, kātahi ka tika.

If handed down by the ancestors, it would be correct.

In this section you will find the early childhood curriculum document, the history, and the research and theory underpinning Te Whāriki.

This site is designed for you as you work with our tamariki. We will be adding more support resources and information. We would appreciate your feedback with any suggestions or ideas for further content. For feedback please contact us at Early.Learning@education.govt.nz

For issues and technical support please email us at tewhariki@tki.org.nz