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Māori learners achieve success as Māori


What’s good for Māori students is good for all students

In this video, respected educator Sir Sidney Mead outlines his aspirations for rangatahi, including non-Māori.

Student voices

In this video from the Te Kotahitanga response, students share their experiences of the changes their teachers made and what these meant to them.

Changing Māori educational experiences

In this video from Te Kotahitanga, Russell Bishop discusses the importance of learners being able to bring their own experiences into the classroom and have them validated.

What’s good for Māori

Te Kotahitanga researchers asked Māori learners to share their experience of learning. The videos in this resource allow teachers to hear student’s voices.

What makes a really good teacher?

This video asks the question “What do students want from their teacher?”

Student voices – Te Kotahitanga

Māori students leaving Te Kotahitanga schools at year thirteen, reflect on their experiences in these schools since year nine. They highlight their experiences in these schools and communities that have supported them to embark on tertiary study.

This is a Ministry of Education initiative

Building a world-leading education system that equips all New Zealanders with the knowledge, skills, and values to be successful citizens in the 21st century.