A simple graphic to look at the meaning and application of Manaakitanga.

Manaakitanga is my Maori name given by the Ratana elders. While manaakitanga is but a singular word, it’s important to note that it does not have a singular meaning or application. Manaakitanga and…

Tātaiako: Cultural Competencies for Teachers of Māori Learners- an essential document for all teachers.

Tātaiako: Cultural Competencies for Teachers of Māori Learners - a great start for refection on culturally responsive practice.

This is a great resource to share with teachers in both Early Intervention and primary schools. It has step by step lesson plans for integrating Te Reo Māori in to the classroom and our work. Kei te pēhea koe? - How are you? / Curriculum level 1 / Te reo Māori lesson plans

/ Curriculum level 1 / Te reo Māori lesson plans / Teacher tools / Home - Te reo Māori

This link was particularly useful in my study this semester. It draws together research, digital resources, and examples to support schools as they consider the cultural diversity principle. Cultural diversity / Principles / Kia ora - NZ Curriculum Online

This link was particularly useful in my study this semester. It draws together research, digital resources, and examples to support schools as they consider the cultural diversity principle.

Another excellent resource- both for personal learning and professional use and sharing. 1000 Māori place names - Māori Language Week | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

Film: police and the first test - 1981 Springbok tour

This link takes you to the TKI site  where yu can find a wealth of information on Supporting Māori learners

Supporting Māori learners / Knowledge of the learner / Learning about my students' needs / Literacy Online / English - ESOL - Literacy Online website - English - ESOL - Literacy Online

He Urunga Tū / Professional practice / Home - Resource Teacher: Learning and Behaviour

Practice sequence / RTLB Practice / Professional practice / Home - Resource Teacher: Learning and Behaviour

Understanding New Zealand - and New Zealanders - means understanding the influence of Māori people and culture. This link takes yo to a website that clearly explains Māori culture - life in New Zealand

Get started with Māori words and greetings you’re likely to come across when living in NZ. Find tips on how to pronounce them and information on Māori culture.

A very interactive website detailing the Treaty of Waitangi, a useful tool to share with classroom teachers. I also found this site excellent for personal learning.

A very interactive website detailing the Treaty of Waitangi, a useful tool to share with classroom teachers. I also found this site excellent for personal learning.

"Kia hiwa rä ra ' literally means 'to be alert.' This book is intended to alert teachers to models of good teaching in diverse classrooms and to encourage them to be alert to the various cultures that are represented. If we want to extend academic achievement for Māori students, we need to create a strong foundation for their learning.(NZCER Press)

"Kia hiwa rä ra ' literally means 'to be alert.' This book is intended to alert teachers to models of good teaching in diverse classrooms and to encourage them to be alert to the various cultures that are represented. If we want to extend academic achievement for Māori students, we need to create a strong foundation for their learning.(NZCER Press)

An excellent go to resource for both personal and practice use-100 Māori words every New Zealander should know - Māori Language Week | NZHistory, New Zealand history online.

100 Māori words every New Zealander should know - Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week

This is a link to the  publication Kia Hiwa Ra! Listen to Culture—Māori Students’ Plea to Educators | New Zealand Council for Educational Research

This is a link to the publication Kia Hiwa Ra! Listen to Culture—Māori Students’ Plea to Educators

I used this article in my study as it is a clear  and concise description of Te Pikinga ki Runga.

I used this article in my study as it is a clear and concise description of Te Pikinga ki Runga.

Useful language for the classroom / Teachers' notes / Homepage - He reo tupu, he reo ora

Useful language for the classroom / Teachers' notes / Homepage - He reo tupu, he reo ora

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