April 6 2017

We say farewell to Natasha Jackson and Rick Whalley and thank them for their exceptional contribution to all that we do.

Natasha Jackson

I am a teaching deputy principal at Oakura School in coastal Taranaki. I am starting my fourth year here after moving from Wellington where I spent the majority of my time teaching at Thorndon School. I first started my involvement with the VLN as a teacher of Japanese in 2010. I taught Japanese through the… Read More

Rick Whalley

Rick is committed to supporting the educational community to develop their pedagogy, to help learners grow and have access to the education opportunities they need.  Rick is an experienced educational leader and classroom teacher with a decade of experience as a principal in New Zealand schools. Rick joined the CORE Education team in 2013 as a… Read More