Human rights & the teachers’ Code of Ethics

Date added:
Thursday, 06 November 2008
Last revised:
Monday, 17 November 2008


This document adapted from In accordance with the code of ethics teachers registered to practise in New Zealand are committed to the attainment of the highest standards of professional service in the promotion of learning by those they teach. In this resource the clear human rights principles evident in the Code are highlighted, by linking the text of the Code to relevant articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRoC). (Part of the HRiE School Resource Kit)

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