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Ko Hikurangi rāua ko Taranaki ōku maunga

Ko Waiapu rātoa ko Waingongoro, ko Waitara ōku awa

Ko Horouta rātoa ko Aotea, ko Tokomaru ōku waka

Ko Ngāti Porou rātoa ko Ngāti Ruanui, Te Ati Awa ōku iwi

Ko Rauru a Toi te hapū, ko Rauru te marae

Ko ahau te mokopuna o Te Wakatotora rāua ko Taitapuariki

Ko Kathie Rifle Tūwhakaara Raiwhara tāku ingoa

Nau mai, haere mai! Welcome, and thanks for visiting!

Kia ora. I'm Kathie Rifle, a Māori Education Consultant located in the Waikato region. I look forward to sharing with you the variety of ways in which I can help you to make a difference in the education of Māori students in Aotearoa. Whether you are a school, an early childhood education provider, a tertiary provider, an alternative education provider, a parent, an iwi or hapū representative, a student, or somebody who works with rangatahi Māori/youth, then I look forward to working with you to promote success for Māori students of all ages.

I also provide cultural training opportunities to businesses and government organisations.

With a variety of services to choose from, I'm sure you'll be happy working with me. Take a look around the website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact me.  On my 'contact me' page, you'll also find a link to my Facebook page where you are welcome to leave comments, ask questions, or message me.

I hope to see you again! Check back later for new updates to my website. There's much more to come!

Mauri ora!

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