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The Ngā Manu Kōrero National Secondary School Speech Contests are sponsored by PPTA.
2016 Ngā Manu Kōrero National Secondary School Speech Contest
- Last Updated on Friday, 18 March 2016 04:30
The Ngā Manu Kōrero speech competitions are sponsored by the NZ Post Primary Teachers’ Association.
The Ngā Manu Kōrero finals 2016 will be hosted by Te Reo o Te Tai Tokerau.
The date and venue for the 2016 National competition:
Date: Tuesday 20, Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 September 2016
Venue: Kensington Stadium, 97 Western Hills Drive, Whangarei
Ngā Manu Kōrero results 2015
- Last Updated on Friday, 25 September 2015 04:35
The Ngā Manu Kōrero national secondary school speech contests incorporating the Korimako and Sir Turi Carroll competitions for Māori pupils speaking in English and the Pei Te Hurinui Jones and Te Räwhiti Ihaka competitions for all pupils speaking in Māori, are sponsored by the New Zealand Post Primary Teachers' Association / Te Wehengarua (PPTA).
Results of the Ngā Manu Kōrero 2013 National Secondary School Speech Contests
TĀ TURI KARA
3rd – Adam McMillan (Te Matau-ā-Maui)
2nd equal – Hana Te Puni (Manawatū Horowhenua) & Piripi Gordon (Tāmaki ki te Raki)
1st – Moana Cook (Te Whaitua o Uenuku (Tāmaki ki te Tonga))
3rd – Whāriki Black (Te Matau-ā-Maui)
2nd equal – Timi Hōhua (Mataatua), Kauri Te Pana (Waikato/Tainui), Rakaea Te Rangi-Trotman (Te Arawa)
Best female speaker – Whāriki Black (Te Matau-ā-Maui)
1st – Kaanihi Butler-Hare (Wairarapa/Awakairangi)
3rd – Te Iwarangi Hare (Mataatua)
2nd – Waimirirangi Lee-Reiri (Te Whanganui-ā-Tara ki Ōtaki)
Best prepared speech – Te Iwarangi Hare (Mataatua)
Impromptu – Te Ariki Te Puni (Manawatū Horowhenua)
1st – Te Ariki Te Puni (Manawatū Horowhenua)
PEI TE HURINUI
3rd – Thomas Aerepo-Morgan (Ōtakou/Murihiku) & Awatea Wihongi (Tamaki ki te Raki)
2nd – Kalani Pewhairangi-Charlie (Manawatū/Horowhenua)
Best prepared – Akuira Tiakiwai (Mataatua)
Impromptu – Thomas Aerepo-Morgan (Ōtakou/Murihiku)
Best female – Awatea Wihongi (Tāmaki ki te Raki)
Best male – Akuira Tiakiwai (Mataatua)
1st – Akuira Tiakiwai (Mataatua)
E Tipu E Rea trophy awarded to the school with the highest marks in both English and Māori:
Mataatua - Te Wharekura o Ruatoki
Past Ngā Manu Kōrero results: 1977-2013
Māori Television reports on Ngā Manu Kōrero 2015
- Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015 02:20
Māori Television reports on the Ngā Manu Kōrero competitions being held at regional and national levels. 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the Manu Kōrero competition.
Te ihi, te wehi, te wana: Māori Teachers Conference 2015
- Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2015 03:45
Te ihi, te wehi, te wana
Vision and Voices …
The 21st NZ PPTA National Māori Teachers’ Conference 2015 was held from Sunday 5 July to Tuesday 7 July 2015 at the Sudima Lake Rotorua Hotel, Rotorua.
PPTA’s 21st Māori Teachers' Conference: Kaupapa Māori in a union context (post conference blog from Te Makao Bowkett 13 July 2015)