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    Visartsnet Summary to the 22nd May

    By Bridget Blair
    Summary to the 22nd May Kia ora koutou, Well over the last couple of weeks members have located errant folios, identified mystery artists and provided humor and professional advice for colleagues in this forum - thank you all so much for you...
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    Visarts Summary to the 9th May

    By Bridget Blair
      Kia ora koutou, Welcome back to term two - I hope the first week has gone smoothly for everybody and that your students are pleased to be back in classes. Welcome also to the recent subscribers subscribers important links are below...
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    Summary to the 15th April

    By Bridget Blair
      Kia ora koutou, Firstly I need to thank you all very much for the many and varied contributions to the online conversations we have been having. I enjoy the robust conversations (even when slightly fractious) as this is the sign of a...
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    Visarts Summary to the 4th April

    By Bridget Blair
      Kia ora koutou, Hopefully the Easter break was enough of a pit-stop to keep you all going until the end of term…   If you are new to the community there are links at the bottom of this message for the Artsonline...
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    Musicnet Summary 21 May 2016

    By MartinEmo
      Kia ora tātou,   NZ Music Month in full swing here at the top of the South Island, with our local library hosting performances this week from High schools, Polytechs and Primary schools. If you haven’t performed out your...
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    Dramanet Summary to 15th May

    By Ryan Benjamin
    A fairly quiet time on our list recently until a sudden spike at the end of this second week of Term 2…Of course, quiet on the list means frantic in your classrooms and departments. Remember, we’re all here when you need us! Here’s the major things...
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    Apples Observation

    By Susan Duell Comments (1)
    So we carried out the apples observation activity and I was really pleased with the engagement and wonderment form my students. They were really engaging  with the questioning and some challenged my 'how do you know it is an apple...the...
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    Scratch Day is here!

    By James Robson
    This Saturday Forrest Hill School students will be hosting our very own Scratch Day. Starting at 2pm and finishing at 5pm. To get a look at the days events check out our Scratch Day website http://scratchday2016.weebly.com/. It will be a fun day...
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    Musicnet Summary 12 May 2016

    By MartinEmo
    Kia ora tātou,   It’s been a while since I did a Musicnet Summary. I have been busy supporting various Music Education initiatives including the recent MENZA PD day. It was great to see such a large group of teachers, from early...
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    How the CLA supported Glen Eden Primary School

    By Nathaniel Louwrens
    Since early 2015, the Ministry of Education’s Connected Learning Advisory – Te Ara Whītiki (CLA) has been supporting schools and kura in their integration of digital technologies. State and state-integrated schools from around New Zealand enquire...