Currently WestREAP run weekly Te Reo classes in both Greymouth and Hokitika.
Term 2 Hokitika Tutor Miriama Mason will run both a Beginner and Foundation course in Hokitika.
Foundation will be for those who have already completed beginner classes and are at an Improver stage and have confidence with basics. This will run on Tuesday evenings. Miriama will also run a new Beginner class on Wednesday evenings.
Miriama is Ngāi Tūhoe Iwi and married to Ngati Waewae's Te Rua Mason. In August of 2020 she participated in a Tamoko Wananga at Arahura Marae. See the video below.
Greymouth classes will cover both levels with two tutors each Wednesday evening with Tutors John De Goldi & Paula Iraia. John has held a variety of positions in his time at Greymouth High School beginning as Teacher in Charge of the Māori Studies Department. He is currently the Dean of Year 12 and the Careers Advisor.