24 Nov 2023

More NZ students learning Pacific languages - Ministry of Education

From , 6:01 am on 24 November 2023
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Photo: RNZ / Marika Khabazi

New data shows over 11,000 students in Aotearoa New Zealand took part in Pacific language learning this year.

The Ministry of Education has seen a 40 percent uptake since 2019 even during the global pandemic. 

RNZ Pacific's Anisha Satya spoke to teachers and asked what it means to them.