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Welcome to Tapasā


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Tapasā is a cultural competencies framework for teachers

The Tapasā website provides resources, tools, and support for teachers of Pacific learners.

Navigating Tapasā

Your voyage starts here

Tapasā seeks to guide and support teachers and Pacific learners, their parents, and families towards their ‘destination’ – a shared vision and aspiration of educational achievement and success for Pacific learners. This diagram outlines the steps to understanding the main principles of Tapasā under the three competencies or Turu.