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NZARE Conference

  • Vicoria University of Wellington Wellington New Zealand (map)

Symposium (time to be confirmed): The Politics of Learning “as Māori”: Te Ao o Atareta (Atareta's World)

  1. Presenting Authors
  2. ·        Dr Ann Milne: Ann Milne Education 
  3. ·        Keri Milne-Ihimaera: Te Wānanga o Aotearoa
  4. ·        Kahurangi Maxwell: Te Wānanga o Aotearoa

Atareta is six years old.  She is a fluent speaker of Māori who has been raised speaking te reo Māori exclusively. In this Symposium three generations of Atareta’s whānau, her mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, discuss the readiness of our society for Atareta, and the barriers that face Māori whānau who want to claim educational sovereignty for their children in Aotearoa today.