Read about the Capability Building Model underpinning the Manako Programme, meet the team, and find out more about pathways to capability building.

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The Manako team

The Manako team is responsible for Ako Aotearoa's language, literacy, numeracy and cultural capability programme for people who work with adult learners.

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Our Capability Building Model

Our model aims to bring together all the elements needed for improving educator capability in adult language, literacy, numeracy and cultural capability.

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About the Manako programme

Manako builds on the work of the National Centre of Literacy and Numeracy for Adults and He Taunga Waka. Find out more about our plans for the future.

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Manako resources

Resources for people working with adult learners. Includes Learning Progressions, LLN, neurodiversity, and cultural capability resources.

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Manako Communities of Practice

Join our Manako and Neurodiversity Communities of Practice for tips, resources, research, news and updates.

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A whole-organisation, reflective practice approach to capability building.