Cultural Capacity

Must have documents

Waiata & Karakia

A collection of waiata and karakia suitable to use in our Kāhui Ako.

Our Schools Pepeha

Pepeha for each school in our Kāhui Ako.

Pepeha Guidelines for Staff

Pepeha for Ākonga

A guideline for ākonga in your kura to craft their own pepeha.

Te Tiriti o Waitangi Quiz

How much do you know about the Treaty if Waitangi?

Tikanga – Maori Values

The value, a description, what it looks like and how to incorporate it on your kura.

Useful Videos

Hongi to Hāngī: And everything in between (TVNZ)

A lighthearted but informative look at various tikanga.
‘Tāmati Rimene-Sproat provides the answers to everything you didn’t know about te ao Māori, when you might have been too afraid to ask. Made with the support of NZ On Air and Te Māngai Pāho’.

Speak No māori (TVNZ)

A great video to watch with staff and School Boards to prompt meaningful discussion.
‘On the 50th anniversary of the Māori language petition, this documentary unpacks the history of te reo Māori in Aotearoa, from its dominance to its gradual decline and the modern day revitalisation efforts’.

Useful Websites/Online Resources

Core Education
Core Education

Kathe Tawhiwhirangi who has worked with our Kāhui Ako is a facilitator from Core Education. The website provides a wealth of information, videos and resources.

Who's at your table?Core Education
Who’s at your table?
Core Education

A useful resource from Core Education.