Research findings links to literature
Durie (2003) provides further support or clarification to the Māori Education Framework developed in 2001 (Hui Taumata Mātauranga).
Durie (2003) states that Māori experience similar fortunes and misfortunes to other New Zealanders however, the essential difference is that Māori live at the interface between two worlds, between te ao Māori (the Māori world) and te ao whānui (the wider global society).
This interface is – it is to the people who live in Aotearoa and unique to the NZ education system.
This research project is aimed at at the interface and in keeping with the underpinnings inherent in Te Whāriki.