The teaching as inquiry cycle for teachers of Te Reo Māori. Key things for teachers to ask: How can I teach my next Te Reo lesson? How can I maintain a communicative approach? How can I incorporate Tikanga into my teaching? How can I involve whanau?
This is a great resource for me to refer to. It is a site that will keep me up to date with information and resources relevant to the teaching and learning of Te Reo in schools. It is easy to navigate and resourceful.
This model teaches us is that we cannot judge a new culture based only on what we see when we first enter it. We must take the time to get to know individuals from that culture and interact with them. Only by doing so can we uncover the values and beliefs that underlie the behavior of that society.