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Students make it cool to korero
Students make it cool to korero

St Peter's College are making it "cool" to korero with boys learning some of today's most common teenage expressions in…

Māori words of the day: Sports (Hākinakina)

The New Zealand Herald, with Māori Television, is marking New Zealand's 40th Māori Language Week with Māori…

Iwi balance becoming more female

Women outnumber men in every Māori tribe and the imbalance is growing, new research shows.

Te reo in a league of its own for young star

Playing for New Zealand by the time she's 17 is the goal ... and Tiana's well on the way.

Yvonne Tahana

Mahuika was a rock for his people Mahuika was a rock for his people

There's a famous Ngati Porou saying that the tribe's…

Hawaii: Hollywood's darling Hawaii: Hollywood's darling

Kualoa's mountain ranges are a scene-stealer, writes…

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Māori words and phrases of the day: School (Kura)
Māori words and phrases of the day: School (Kura)

The NZ Herald, with Māori Television, is marking New Zealand's 40th Māori Language Week with Māori words…

School opens door to te reo early
School opens door to te reo early

Year 2 students at Glenfield's Mānuka Primary School are still learning to read and write in English - but they are…

Tuehu Harris: Historic image helps sustain the Māori language journey
Tuehu Harris: Historic image helps sustain the Māori language journey

Forty years ago, in April 1975, a high profile protest march from the Far North to Wellington was being planned to co-ordinate…

Paora Maxwell: Protect precious taonga by giving te reo a go
Paora Maxwell: Protect precious taonga by giving te reo a go

Everyday use of Maori language in Aotearoa is accepted in many areas of society but we still have a way to go before its…

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Paul Moon: Te reo Maori should learn from English
Paul Moon: Te reo Maori should learn from English

The last century has seen more of the world's languages perish than at any previous time in human history…

Dean Mahuta: Take te reo Maori into digital media

Our parents and grandparents' generation grew up in strong Maori communities that were predominately centred on marae, around…

Wiki o te reo Māori taken to heart

Rnui kaumtua Hori (George) Winikerei Taua never thought he would see the day when Maori and English words took equal places…

Māori words and phrases of the day: Travel

The NZ Herald is marking New Zealand's 40th Maori Language Week with Māori words and phrases for a different theme…

Pupils are the stars in new digital book
Pupils are the stars in new digital book

Children from a Māori immersion class in Pukekohe are the stars of a new digital book released…

Youngest Kiwis learning te reo

Māori Language Week kicks off today with heartening findings about the state of te reo among young New Zealanders.

Māori words, phrases of the day: Home

We are marking New Zealand's 40th Māori Language Week with Māori words and phrases for a different theme each day…

Te reo strengthens young families' ties

At first sight it would be hard to see much in common between the Lovell and Jacob families - but they share a passion to…

Warning: We are killing Māori language

One of our foremost Māori language experts says te reo is in a fight for survival.

Editorial: Te reo Maori deserves to be celebrated
Editorial: Te reo Maori deserves to be celebrated

Te reo Maori it is primarily an oral language and has survived long enough now to suggest it will not…

Te Karere presenter Anzac Pīkia dies

Te Karere presenter Anzac Pikia has died, aged 35.

Heather du Plessis-Allan: Te reo - We're not trying hard enough

We need te reo more than we think, Heather du Plessis-Allan writes. There's very little that really sets us Kiwis apart…

Songs that took Te Reo into the Pop Charts

To mark Maori Language Week next week, NZ On Screen Content Director Irene Gardiner takes a look back at the songs and music…

'This lad puts Maori like me to shame'

Video of high school student's speech on the importance of pronouncing Maori words correctly has gone viral.

Kohanga Reo board debate reaches impasse
Kohanga Reo board debate reaches impasse

The Labour Party has called on education minister Hekia Parata to demand the resignation of the Kohanga…

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