Every day, New Zealand teachers are using seemingly insignificant moments to teach lessons that go way beyond everyday subjects.

So, to inspire the next generation of teachers and show how they could make meaningful differences in our children’s lives, we found real life examples of these and brought them to life. ‘Taonga’ and ‘Turn Around’ are just two of these stories. ‘Taonga’ in particular targeted te reo Māori speakers and was broadcast solely in te reo.