Ria Tomoana – Tuia Te Ako 2013
Presentation by Ria Tomoana, Manager, Student Experience Project, Whitireia Community Polytechnic, at Tuia Te Ako 2013.
Ria spoke on the topic of: "The Whitireia Way". Sharing Successful Teaching and Learning Strategies for Māori, Pacific, and Youth - The Whitireia way” was undertaken at the end of 2011 against a backdrop of considerable organisational change: Whitireia had introduced the Māori Strategy, Pacific Strategy and Youth Strategy in 2011. The research adopted an appreciative inquiry approach to supporting the development of a workforce responsive to the needs of Māori, Pacific and youth.