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From: john luke

Dear Ministry of Education,

I noted on your website

HAQUE, Mr Iqbal Manzoor (Bali)
For services to education governance

"Mr Bali Haque has been involved with education for more than 40 years and been Principal of three secondary schools and of the National College of the Cook Islands.
Mr Haque has been a key contributor to a number of Ministry of Education advisory policy groups and has actively supported and mentored beginning and experienced principals. He was on the national executive of the Post Primary Teachers Association and was also President of the Secondary Principals Association of New Zealand. He was Deputy Chief Executive of the New Zealand Qualifications Authority from 2006 to 2011, during which he led major NCEA reforms and worked internationally with the Qualifications authorities of Ireland, India and Thailand. Over the past two years, he has led an independent Minister of Education-appointed taskforce to review the governance, management and administration of the New Zealand compulsory schooling system. He is a member of the Board of Ako Mātātupu – Teach First New Zealand, which focuses on addressing inequities in the education system, especially those facing Māori and Pacific communities. He is a Board member of the Toi Foundation. Mr Haque has written two books ‘Changing our Secondary Schools’ and ‘New Zealand Secondary Schools and Your Child: A Guide for Parents’."

I would like to know who else is on this "independent Minister of Education-appointed taskforce to review the governance, management and administration of the New Zealand compulsory schooling system" taskforce and their bio if you have. Also their pay rate and how much the Ministry has paid them in the past two years. How you call for public express of interest or you recruitment process for this taskforce. Please also supply the taskforce's term of reference.

Yours faithfully,

john luke

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Dear John Luke


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