Whanaungatanga refers to a sense of family connection. It’s a relationship through shared experiences and working together which provides people with a sense of belonging.
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Ako means both teach and learn. It’s a reciprocal relationship where the educator is also learning from the student.
Tuakana-teina refers to the relationship between an older person (tuakana) and a younger person (teina). It is specific to teaching and learning in the context of Māori. In a more traditional Māori setting, the meaning is literally “older sibling-younger sibling”.
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Brief discussion of the impact of colonisation in Aotearoa New Zealand
Fonofale Pasifika – what is the fono fale Pasifika?
The purpose of the following is to provide you with a framework for adult literacy and numeracy using Māori concepts. These concepts are often holistic and can apply to many aspects of life including education.
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