In case you missed The Long Lunch today, here are the best bits to listen back to from Monday September 10th 2018.
One in three principals have PTSD
Whetu Cormick, the New Zealand principals’ association president joins Wendyl Nissen on The long Lunch.
He's talking about the troubling results of a new survey which shows that one in three school principals show signs of post traumatic stress disorder.
He says there is an increasing demand on principals.
Bag of Books with Joan Mackenzie
Here are the books Joan Mackenzie from Whitcoulls is reviewing on The Long Lunch today:
- Smile of the Wolf by Tim Leach.
A terrific novel set in 10th century Iceland, about two friends who go out for a night of fun which goes horribly wrong.
- Health Your Self by Dr Nic Gill.
He’s the All Blacks’ strength and conditioning coach. It's full of really straight talking advice, sensible stuff to help become happier and healthier.
- You are Awesome (book and journal) by Matthew Syed.
This is a brilliant book for kids to help encourage them to be confident, brilliant and dare to try almost anything plus there’s a workbook they can use which is full of really useful and positive ideas.
Author Interview: Scotty Morrison
Broadcaster Scotty Morrison joins Wendyl Nissen on The Long Lunch talking about his new book, Maori Made Easy 2, For Everyday Learners of the Maori language.
He says he wants people to feel the benefits of using the Maori language.
Mate With a Plate: Angela Berrill
Our Mate With a Plate today on The Long Lunch is Angela Berrill. She talks to Wendyl Nissen about what she's been up to lately as a dietitian. You can see her vegetable frittaia recipe here.
Hole repaired in international space station
Joey Roulette, Reuters and Orlando Weekly space writer joins Wendyl Nissen on The Long Lunch.
He's talking about the small and potentially catastrophic hole that was discovered in the International Space Station.
He says some reports suggest this could have been an act of sabotage but it is probably the result of an accident during manufacture.
Food News with Akiko Kurematsu
Akiko Kurematsu joins The Long Lunch with the latest food trends from New York and Tokyo where she's just returned from.
Listen to all the full interviews above.
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