The timeline

Throughout 2010 the Ministry of Education met with Māori-medium teachers, principals, boards of trustee members, education sector groups, iwi, parents, families and whānau around the country. These meetings were to consult and gather information on the draft Ngā Whanaketanga Rumaki Māori in te reo and pāngarau.

Timeline for the activities

This table shows when the activities happened in 2010 and what is planned for 2011.

MonthsActivity
March 2010 Ministry of Education sent draft Ngā Whanaketanga to all kura and Māori-medium settings.
March to May 2010 The Ministry consulted with Māori-medium teachers, principals, boards of trustee members, education sector groups, iwi, parents, families and whānau around the country. Consultation with parents, families and whānau about plain language reporting included a range of examples.
March to December 2010 The Ministry of Education worked with several kura and Māori-medium settings to consult in-depth and gather information about Ngā Whanaketanga Rumaki Māori.

March to June focused on gathering information to help inform the revision of Ngā Whanaketanga Rumaki Māori.

July to December will focused on two areas:
  1. professional development and support needed to strengthen the implementation of Ngā Whanaketanga Rumaki Māori from January 2011 and
  2. Kura engagement with whānau about reporting on information relating to student progress and achievement.
December 2010 Finalisation and publication of Ngā Whanaketanga Rumaki Māori completed.
February 2011 All kura and Māori-medium settings start working with Ngā Whanaketanga Rumaki Māori and report progress to parents, families and whānau in plain language.

 

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