Tina Mihaere-Rees descends from Ngāti Kahungunu and Ngai Tūhoe iwi and is currently Kaiako Reo Māori at Tawa High School.
In this video, Tina discusses why whanaungatanga is important for her Te Reo Māori ākonga.
Engaging with whānau
Many important conversations cannot start without having whānau on-board, therefore Tina spends a vast amount of time on engaging whānau.
Maintaining classroom partnerships
Tina discusses how she gives mana to her students in order to maintain healthy classroom partnerships with her ākonga.