The aim of Te Ahu o te Reo Māori is to grow and strengthen an education workforce that can integrate te reo Māori into the learning of all ākonga and students in Aotearoa New Zealand by 2025. It also provides opportunities for te reo Māori to be normalised, and Māori identity and culture, to be shared and embraced.
Te Ahu o te Reo Māori means the future pathway of te reo Māori – a pathway that seeks to inspire and aspire for improved te reo Māori proficiency, acquisition and use across the education sector.
Te Ahu o te Reo Māori has been designed for the education workforce that engages with and contributes to the learning of all ākonga and students. In order to progress towards our goals, we are targeting participation from these groups:
Groups not eligible to participate include:
There is no attendance or registration fees, and all learning materials will be provided but you may incur some travel costs. There will be a cost to your kura, schools, wharekura, early learning services or Kōhanga Reo for teacher relief to enable you to participate.
Te Ahu o te Reo Māori is based on a te reo Māori competency framework called Ngā Taumata o Te Ahu o te Reo Māori. The five focus areas include:
Participants who successfully complete Te Ahu o te Reo Māori will be able to:
Registrations have closed for this intake. Contact us using the email form below if you are interested in the next course.