Pursuant to section 60A of the Education Act 1989 (incorporating all amendments), the Minister of Education makes the following amendments to the National Administration Guidelines notified in the New Zealand Gazette, 29 April 1993, page 1086 (as amended on 27 June 1996 and 25 November 1999).
The National Administration Guidelines are amended by deleting existing clause 1 (iii) and substituting the following clause:
(iii) on the basis of good quality assessment information, identify students and groups of students;
a who are not achieving;
b who are at risk of not achieving;
c who have special needs1 (1including gifted and talented students);
d aspects of the curriculum which require particular attention;
This notice will take effect from 1 January 2005.
Dated at Wellington this 12th day of December 2003.
TREVOR MALLARD, Minister of Education.