title: Education - children and adolescents, 1930-60 | NZHistory.net.nz, New Zealand history online
description: By 1940 childhood was internationally recognised as a distinct stage in human development. A child's value to the family was no longer seen as primarily economic. Instead, children were viewed in terms of 'emotional capital' as socially priceless.
title: Māori - Missionary school group, Ōtāwhao - Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand