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The latest from A Better Start

Media coverage in February/March 2021

A Better Start researchers provide expert commentary on the Challenge's research projects and priority research themes, as well as child wellbeing issues affecting New Zealanders. Here are some recent highlights. For more news about A Better Start, visit our News...

New initiative for Māori researchers

Ten Māori researchers with A Better Start National Science Challenge have come together for a "Zui" (Zoom hui). The new initiative allows for greater knowledge-sharing and collaboration among our Māori researchers, who are working across a range of child wellbeing...

WEBINAR: Better Start to Literacy Approach

Lead researchers of A Better Start National Science Challenge's Successful Learning theme present latest findings and project details of their Better Start to Literacy Approach, which involves over 1500 tamariki (aged 3- 6 years) and their whānau. The approach is...