CORE's Team

Hoana Te Aika

Kaihuawaere Kaupapa Māori

Qualifications


2007 P.G. Dip in Literacy (Rūmaki) Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato
2003 BTch. (Rūmaki) Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato

Contact details

E: hoana.te-aika@core-ed.ac.nz

P: 0800 267 300

Region: Tai Tokerau

Professional profile

Hoana is new to the team at CORE Education she brings 17 years of teaching experience in Rumaki within Waikato and Te Tai Tokerau. Over the last six years Hoana was actively involved in establishing a Charter school which later transitioned to a Special Character School. Hoana developed a Kura Rumaki co-constructing special character curriculum and implementing a learning culture within the community. A passionate driver of systemic change to ensure equitable outcomes for all, Hoana is driven by a desire to see and achieve success as a learner.

Hoana has facilitated and worked collaboratively with staff and whānau to create a culture and wānanga space that is inclusive and allows Māori to be successful as Māori. 

Expertise

  • Marautanga ā Kura – Localise Curriculum
  • Marautanga o Aotearoa
  • Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga
  • Te Akoranga Anamata – Future Focused Learning

Personal statement

“Ko te tamaiti moemoeā o te iwi te tawhiti o tana rere ka rite tonu ki te hōhonu, me te mārama o ā tātou whakariterite”

A child is the dreams of the people. The length of their flight will depend upon the wisdom of our decisions.