is a personal journey
Universal College of Learning [UCOL] te reo teacher Mike Kawana said Te Wiki o te Reo Māori helped to normalise usage of the language.
“Te Wiki o te Reo Māori helps people to know that there is nothing scary about this language, and it’s a language that is ours – that belongs to Aotearoa,” Kawana said.
He said there had been encouraging progress in the past few years, with newsreaders and TV presenters making Māori greetings commonplace.
Link to article: Learning te Reo is a personal journey - Times Age (times-age.co.nz)