The Role of Tapatoru in Meeting the NZQA’s Code of Practice: Helping Providers Embrace Cultural Competency in Tertiary Education

The Tapatoru Programme from Aotearoa, globally recognized for its culturally inclusive education, aligns well with the 2021 Code of Practice produced by NZQA. The Programme’s focus on cultural competency, learner wellbeing, and active engagement mirrors the Code’s objectives. Tapatoru supports many educational goals laid out in the Code, but does not address administrative aspects, necessitating additional strategies for full compliance.

A Closer Look at Ako Aotearoa’s Tapatoru Programme: Bringing Cultural Values to the Classroom

Explore Ako Aotearoa’s Tapatoru Programme in our latest post, highlighting its transformative impact on New Zealand’s education. Discover how it integrates Māori and Pacific values into tertiary teaching, fostering cultural competence and inclusive learning environments. A must-read for educators and anyone passionate about innovative educational practices in Aotearoa.

Unleash the Power of Pōwhiri and Whanaungatanga: How to Cultivate a Transformative Learning Community

Discover the transformative power of pōwhiri and whanaungatanga in creating a thriving learning community. Explore practical strategies and insights to foster a sense of belonging, collaboration, and cultural inclusivity. Unleash the potential of these Māori traditions to create a transformative and empowering educational environment for vocational adult learners.