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Total Immersion Education in New Zealand

June 30, 2009 by admin1  
Filed under Immersion Education

In the early 1980s, the Maori people of New Zealand began a dynamic language revitalization movement. The establishment of Maori immersion programs in state funded schools constituted one major aspect of the movement. This article describes the development of the Maori language immersion program in one New Zealand school for children ages 5 to 17.

Site Upgrade

June 7, 2009 by admin  
Filed under General

As you may obviously see, T.R.E.A.T.Y. Total Immersion school is getting a major site overhaul.  We’ve opted to go live with it now, so you can see the development in progress.
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T.R.E.A.T.Y. School Update #4 – Summer Build Begins!

May 1, 2009 by admin  
Filed under Featured, Updates

As the last of the snow melts back and the turkeys begin their dances, plans are shaping up for the summer.

T.R.E.A.T.Y. School Update #3

March 1, 2009 by admin  
Filed under Updates

Over the last several years, Russell and Pearl Means have laid a solid foundation for this project, including traveling to New Zealand to investigate the Total Immersion educational philosophy in action.