Post by Kiwi Frontline on Sept 14, 2017 17:30:30 GMT 12
LANGUAGE RESOURCE 'WAI AKO' LOOKS TO NORMALISE TE REO IN MAINSTREAM SCHOOLS
Wai Ako is a te reo Māori resource created by Roimata Smail, a learner of the Māori language. Smail says that despite an individual's level of knowledge, te reo Māori should be part of daily conversation.
Smail says, "My husband teaches eight year olds at an English medium school."
Having come out of New Zealand's mainstream education system with little knowledge of te reo, Smail believes that Māori education should be a daily feature of every school.....