This brand-new EXPLORE workshop is for all teachers at primary and secondary school level who wish to extend their understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi as Tangata Tiriti.

Understand the Impact of Te Tiriti o Waitangi as Tangata Tiriti in Language Education Settings

Overview

Attend this full day in person or select to join us online for an informative EXPLORE workshop. This is for all teachers at primary, intermediate and secondary school level who wish to extend their understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, to enhance and provide a bi-cultural learning environment for students in Aotearoa.    

An understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi (the Treaty) is critical to working effectively within the education setting and classrooms in Aotearoa. Gaining an appreciation of the context, intentions and on-going significance of the Treaty enables teachers to recognise its applicability to their lives and work.     

This one-day workshop provides participants with an understanding of why we have a Treaty, what it says, colonisation and its impacts, and current Treaty issues.    

It also provides an opportunity to briefly consider personal responses and actions as a classroom teacher.     

Bring along your laptop and headphones / earbuds. 

Dates and times


Auckland: Friday 3rd June
University of Auckland, Epsom Campus, Gate 2, 76 Epsom Ave.  
Room: D block D-19
9:00am - 4:00pm

Tauranga: Thursday 28th July
Club Mount Maunganui
9:00am - 4:00pm

Christchurch: Thursday 1st September
Piharau Business Suite
Te Hapua: Halswell Centre
9:00am - 4:00pm

Nelson: Thursday 15th September
The Hotel Nelson 
9:00am - 4:00pm

Whangarei: Tuesday 27 September
Distinction Hotel, Riverside
9:00am - 4:00pm

Who can attend

HODs, DPs, all primary school, intermediate and secondary school language teachers.

Cost

Free

Facilitator

Paula Kasper, Belinda Sydenham

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Understanding the Impact of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in Language Education Settings - Auckland
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Ngā Kaiwhakaruruhau | Our Facilitators

Paula Kasper

Facilitator
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Paula Kasper

Facilitator

Paula has a background across all sectors of language teaching in Primary and Intermediate levels.

Belinda Sydenham

Programme Manager - Facilitator
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Belinda Sydenham

Programme Manager - Facilitator

Belinda is Programme Manager and Facilitator for Tui Tuia | Learning Circle’s Languages Team.

We have expert facilitators in these areas who can help create a tailored professional development plan to meet the unique needs of your school or kura.
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Understand the Impact of Te Tiriti o Waitangi as Tangata Tiriti in Language Education Settings

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Understand the Impact of Te Tiriti o Waitangi as Tangata Tiriti in Language Education Settings

Overview

Attend this full day in person or select to join us online for an informative EXPLORE workshop. This is for all teachers at primary, intermediate and secondary school level who wish to extend their understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, to enhance and provide a bi-cultural learning environment for students in Aotearoa.    

Course Content & Dates


An understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi (the Treaty) is critical to working effectively within the education setting and classrooms in Aotearoa. Gaining an appreciation of the context, intentions and on-going significance of the Treaty enables teachers to recognise its applicability to their lives and work.     

This one-day workshop provides participants with an understanding of why we have a Treaty, what it says, colonisation and its impacts, and current Treaty issues.    

It also provides an opportunity to briefly consider personal responses and actions as a classroom teacher.     

Bring along your laptop and headphones / earbuds. 


Auckland: Friday 3rd June
University of Auckland, Epsom Campus, Gate 2, 76 Epsom Ave.  
Room: D block D-19
9:00am - 4:00pm

Tauranga: Thursday 28th July
Club Mount Maunganui
9:00am - 4:00pm

Christchurch: Thursday 1st September
Piharau Business Suite
Te Hapua: Halswell Centre
9:00am - 4:00pm

Nelson: Thursday 15th September
The Hotel Nelson 
9:00am - 4:00pm

Whangarei: Tuesday 27 September
Distinction Hotel, Riverside
9:00am - 4:00pm


Workshop content includes:

Why have we got a treaty?
o    Origins and settlement
o    1830s - hapū, Crown, Pākehā relationships
o    He Wakaputanga/Declaration of Independence


What does Te Tiriti o Waitangi say?
o    Understanding the wording and its implications


What happened post-signing?
o    Colonisation process
o    Impacts of colonisation
o    Māori responses

Where we are at now?
o    Key events since 1975: including Treaty settlements
o    Te Tiriti, colonisation and inequity in education

Engaging with Te Tiriti in education
o    Responses within the education sector
o    Collective and personal actions to uphold te Tiriti

Who can attend

This workshop is open to all HODs, DPs and all primary and secondary school language teachers.

Cost

Free

Facilitators

Paula Kasper
Belinda Sydenham