How does Kotahitanga relate to you?
Kotahitanga in a modern sense, can relate back to the connections that we have with everything. Kotahitanga means the unity between one thing or person and another.
The easiest example of how Kotahitanga can relate back to you is your school community. Putting yourself in a position where you can be surrounded by people like teachers and other students that raise you up and help you to take collective action together on projects like murals or study groups for example. This is an easy example of Kotahitanga because it shows how you can unite with other like minded people and take collective action for a reason whether it’s for a task or just for support.
Other places of were you personally may find examples of Kotahitanga are:
- In your school community.
- When you’re with your friends.
- When you’re with your whanau.
- In nature.
- In church groups.
- When you’re doing extra curricular activities.