LanguageNews.net

Language & linguistics news from around the world • Updated daily • Relevant stories, selected by humans (not computers)

Share this site!

News Item

  • Jul 15, 2011
  • 03:38 PM

Positive moves to embrace te reo

The Nelson Mail
Equally transformational is the surging interest in Maori language schools in this region. Though the reo immersion movement continues to be treated with suspicion and cynicism by many non-Maori, the demand from parents continues to outstrip the supply of competent teachers. Rather than dismiss reo as having no relevance in the modern world, increasingly parents are seeing the benefits of multi-lingual learning.

Add comment

Will not be published or shared

Note: Comments will appear on the site only after they are approved.

Languages

Categories