To support our aspiration of helping Kiwis learn Te Reo Māori this year, we are proud to introduce Te Rau Winterburn (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Raukawa ki te Tonga, Ngāti Kahungunu) as the EP Head of Kaupapa Māori.

Te Rau has a long history of learning, teaching and advocating for Te Reo Māori. He is a total immersion trained primary school teacher specialising in Level 1 Immersion, and has experience in all sectors from Primary up to University and Whare Wānanga levels.

Te Rau is a published writer of Māori content and an established composer in both Māori and English. 

I have a deep passion for our reo, Te Ao Māori, bilingualism and multiculturalism. I am very excited to bring my skills, knowledge and expertise to EP to further enhance the impact that our Kaupapa Māori content will have on kura, kaiako and businesses throughout Aotearoa and beyond.
– Te Rau Winterburn, EP Head of Kaupapa Māori.

Under Te Rau’s leadership, we are excited to launch into 2020 and beyond with the aspiration of uniting Aotearoa in increasing its widespread and everyday use of our unique and special taonga, Te Reo Māori. 

Our aspiration: unite a nation

Read more EP’s commitment to Te Reo Māori in 2020 ❭