This post explores the concept of Rangatiratanga in vocational education. Rangatiratanga, which is central to Māori culture and emphasises the importance of self-determination and sovereignty. It highlights practical tips for vocational educators to incorporate Rangatiratanga into their teaching practice, such as promoting learner agency, encouraging critical thinking, and acknowledging cultural differences. By doing so, educators can create a more inclusive and learner-centred environment that empowers learners to take control of their own lives and futures.
Have you ever thought about how to improve your teaching?
Have you ever wondered what it takes to create learner success in any teaching environment?
Well, you need three things.
Make that four things:
What is Learner Agency? Agency is when learning involves the activity and the initiative of…