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  • 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.

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