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Intersectional Deaf Communities

24 Sept 2021

Today's International Week of Deaf People's theme is Intersectional Deaf Communities. Our Maori Strategic Lead Kathie Rifle talks about how our Indigenous Deaf Community experience double discrimination and disadvantage as they navigate the experiences of developing a secure identity as both Deaf and Māori.

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Sign language for All Deaf Learners

22 Sept 2021

Today's International Week of Deaf People's theme is Sign Language for All Deaf Learners. We work with our youngest learners to create environments that respect their choices, culture, and languages. This includes NZSL which gives all Deaf tamariki access to language.

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Sustainable Deaf Leadership

21 Sept 2021

Today's International Week of Deaf People's theme is Sustainable Leadership. As we are a multilingual learning organisation, we seek to develop leadership in our students and staff in culturally responsive ways. Amanda Everitt, our Deaf Strategic Lead shares some things about Sustainable Deaf Leadership at Ko Taku Reo Deaf Education New Zealand.

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Cherishing Deaf History

20 Sept 2021

One of the unique aspects is cherishing Deaf History which is the focus of today.

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International Week of The Deaf People

20 Sept 2021

Ko Taku Reo is joining in the celebration of International Week of Deaf People, and IWDP has been celebrated since 1958. Deaf People have always found ways to connect all over the globe to share their common bonds and experiences. Our Deaf Strategic Lead Amanda Everitt tells us a story about two Deaf women trekking in a mountainous village and coming across a special person...

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Te Wiki o te Reo Māori

13 Sept 2021

Tēnā koutou katoa. Ko tēnei Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori This week is a great time to be learning some new kupu (words) and phrases to help us as a nation strengthen the use of Te Reo Māori, Aotearoa’s first and indigenous language.

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Mahuru Māori Challenge

10 Sept 2021

Kia ora koutou. Nau mai, haere mai ki te Mahuru Māori (Māori language month).

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Dunedin Area Preschool Playgroup

03 Aug 2021

Ko Taku Reo Deaf Education NZ is excited to let you know that we are ready to start a weekly Playgroup in Dunedin.

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Ko Taku Reo Anniversary Message from Hagley Provision

27 Jul 2021

Students from Hagley Provision in Christchurch.

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NZSL Educational Glossary Announcement

13 Jul 2021

Ko Taku Reo is excited to announce the NZSL Mathematics & statistics are available on NZSL Share for you all to use.

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