Stage de Tahiti 2023
As part of Tui Tuia | Learning Circle's Immersion Programmes, French teachers will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the linguistic and cultural richness of French Polynesia (Tahiti).
As part of Tui Tuia | Learning Circle Immersion Programmes, French teachers will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the linguistic and cultural richness of French Polynesia (Tahiti).
About the course
Saturday 8 April – Tuesday 18 April 2023
All applications are welcome, however, numbers on the trip are very limited. Therefore, priority will go to those who:
- Will be teaching French at Y7-10 levels in 2023
- Are actively engaged with professional development offered by Tui Tuia | Learning Circle
- Have not participated in the Stage de Tahiti/Stage de Nouméa before
- Are not native speakers of French.
‘Ia ora na! Bonjour!
As part of Tui Tuia | Learning Circle’s Immersion Programmes, French teachers will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the linguistic and cultural richness of French Polynesia (Tahiti).
This immersion experience in Tahiti will allow teachers to develop their language skills, build their understanding of French communities in the Pacific and inspire them to think of Tahiti when planning a school exchange in the future.
During the 10-day séjour, teachers will attend French language classes, participate in various cultural workshops such as popular traditional Polynesian water sports (va’a) and Tahitian dance, as well as visits around the islands of Tahiti and Mo’orea. Participants will be billeted in homestay families, with 2 nights accommodation in a hotel.
Applications close on Thursday 15 December at 4pm. Applications after this date will not be considered. Please note, you and/or your principal may be contacted by Tui Tuia | Learning Circle for more information once you have applied.
- Flights to Pape’ete, ex-AKL, as well as transfers for those living outside Auckland
- Accommodation with homestays and two nights in a hotel (breakfast included)
- Breakfasts, and dinners with homestay family
What’s not included?
- Personal spending
- Lunches will be at teachers’ own expense.
French Embassy in New Zealand
Meet the facilitators
Literacy and Numeracy
Enhancing and expanding teachers’ capabilities to lead literacy and numeracy learning.
Helping teachers and kaiako build cultural capability to accelerate learning outcomes for Pacific learners.
Growing, strengthening and advocating for language learning and use, and sustaining heritage languages in schools.
Te Whanau Māioha
Learning and mentoring solutions that empower kāhui ako, kaiako and tumuaki to achieve stronger culturally-sustaining outcomes for ākonga/