Gaze initiated and funded an Ed. Psych. on full salary to deliver Decile 1 schools in South Auckland, facilitating 230 Ed. Psych reports annually.
Usually a cost of $500-$900 per report, these reports identify the student’s deficits and qualify the child to compensatory support in external exams – Gaze’s initiative addresses (albeit a small drop in the ocean) this inequity. A whole generation of children deemed to fail due to no right of access to the compensatory support.
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