October 18, 2017 The Māori Language Petition of more than 30,000 signatures calling for the teaching of te reo in schools is brought to Parliament, 1972. TE REO PETITION Catherine McGregor | Deputy Editor Subscribe to The Bulletin to get all the day’s key news stories in five minutes – delivered every weekday at 7.30am. Email * Success! You are now signed up! Something went wrong. Try again later?