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The Māori word 'ako' means to both teach and learn
We’re committed to improving the way educators learn. Whether it’s simplifying learning options or developing more complex learning opportunities, we do everything possible to create the best learning environment for educators and managers.
Our one-of-a-kind online and on location learning provides the appropriate resources and personalization to maximize learning capabilities on a flexible time-frame.
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Why is ako important?
"Ako is a Māori concept that refers to the reciprocal relationship between teaching and learning. It emphasises the idea that teachers are also learners and can learn from their students. In order to be an effective teacher, we must also be open to learning."