With the Ministry of Education’s focus on the new Digital Technologies curriculum and assisting those children who are disadvantaged, we are hopeful that our Digital Immersion Programme will receive increasing support over the next few years. Rolling out this year, the new curriculum (which was … [Read more...]
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On Friday 8th December the new digital technologies curriculum was released by Education Minister Chris Hipkins. A press release was issued by Pauline Cleaver (Associate Deputy Secretary) Early Learning and Student Achievement who said "We’re looking forward to supporting schools and kura in this … [Read more...]
This video was created by the NEXT school in Mumbai, India. NEXT is a non-profit school committed to making learning more engaging, rewarding and relevant. Although this school is literally a world apart from Tai Tokerau, Aotearoa the video identifies pan-global issues that many countries are … [Read more...]
In this piece from Jude Barback in the New Zealand Herald 28th November, educators discussed their opinions as visitors to the recent Bett Asia Ed Tech summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. There was a broad agreement that a teacher's focus should be on pedagogy and enabling 21st century … [Read more...]
The Taitokerau Digital Immersion Program has proven to be hugely successful from both the student and whanau perspective, and the online educator perspective. A recent survey of the program, conducted in 2016, highlighted specific areas of success and identified areas where further studies would be … [Read more...]