How and why did you come to be involved with Taitokerau Education Trust? I was one of the original principals that got together to work on the reading and te reo programme Te Puawaitanga. That extended into the realisation that the future was digital and that we needed to get on board so we … [Read more...]
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School holidays are finally over but to combat a slump in learning while everyone runs off to the beach, more than 2000 students across NZ have taken part in a digitally based summer school programme. It's in the form of a blogging programme for lower decile schools with a team of … [Read more...]
In a culture where screens rule children’s entertainment it’s easy for parents to be wary of exposing them to more technology. Kelly Tilby was one of those parents. The self-confessed technology naysayer credits her husband, Mike, for encouraging their son, Cody, take part in our Digital … [Read more...]
How did you come to be involved with Taitokerau Education Trust? I am a teacher at Whangarei Intermediate School. I was one of three teachers at our school to begin using chromebooks full time in the classroom. We are now in our fourth year of delivering the curriculum through chromebooks and the … [Read more...]
A bit late for Christmas but still worth watching. Hear how Chrome books, digital learning and the Manaiakalani programme have helped student 'Zara' from Panmure Bridge School in east Auckland. Note that Zara was under no obligation to mention her digital learning programme, it was simply a … [Read more...]