Robert Paraki was brought up in Waiohau and was educated at St Stephen’s College in Bombay, Auckland for two years. He has taught for eighteen years in primary schools and taught at Kingswell High School in Southland. He has joined the Education Review office of the Education Ministry in Wellington.
- Phone conversation with Robert Paraki, 15 Sept. 1998.
- "Towards Bilingualism." PPTA Journal 1 (1990): 14-17.