Children in class

Where the stories we share become a world of opportunity

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Tēnā koe. Nau mai rā ki te kaupapa o Inspiring the Future. Inspiring the Future is an exciting free programme for schools across Aotearoa.

Based on local and international research, it challenges stereotypes that can limit young people’s potential – by introducing them to role models from the world of work.

Host an event – or volunteer as a role model – and help young people expand their horizons.

Read more about Inspiring the Future

Why Inspiring the Future?

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How you can make a difference with Inspiring the Future (1 minute)

Watch an event

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Inspiring the Future in action at a school in Porirua (2 minutes)

Sign up to be a role model
  • Ngā Tauira Mahi – Role models

    Ngā Tauira Mahi – Role models

    He pai ki a koe tō mahi? Become a role model by sharing your story at an Inspiring the Future event.

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  • Ngā Kura – Schools

    Ngā Kura – Schools

    Nau mai, whakatau mai! Host an Inspiring the Future event at your school.

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  • Te Tuari – Share

    Te Tuari – Share

    Āwhina mai! Help us spread the word about Inspiring the Future.