Technology in the Classroom stories
Education has gone digital: here’s how to drive student success
The sweet spot for EdTech occurs when the technology is fit for purpose and students and teachers know how to use the technology and get the most out of it.
Adobe: Gen Z don’t feel prepared for a tech-driven workforce
93% of students and 78% of teachers agree that Gen Z would be better prepared for the future if they had a good understanding of technology.
Six tips for integrating tech in the classroom
Discover six transformative tips from educator Eileen Heller on skilfully embedding tech into teaching for dynamic, student-centred classrooms.
Flipping classes with collaborative discussion videos
Using video to support and encourage learning is an exciting digital development that's getting more and more accessible for educators.
You're invited: Live-stream to help hack your classrooms
Upcoming worldwide live-stream is offering educators the chance to be inspired to incorporate technology into their classrooms.
Browser-based studio is music to Kiwi teachers' ears
New Zealand schools are embracing the browser-based production program, Soundtrap, for music and podcast projects.
Kura takes on solving global issues with 3D printing
Students at Christchurch's Te Kura Kaupapa Māori O Te Whānau Tahi are using 3D modelling and printing to tackle world problems.
Robots can be programmed in the playground with Swift
Children to code robots and drones with Apple's Swift Playgrounds, transforming the way programming is taught in schools.
Tournament getting eSports into NZ schools preps round 2
New Zealand's high school gaming league, HSL, is set to expand to 100 schools in Season Two, with hopes to go international in Season Three.
Remote observation tech gives classrooms an Ocean view
Using tech-enabled ocean observation tools, a teacher in Hampton Hill School is bringing the science of the seas into her classroom.
Teachers want to do more with digital technologies
New research, from a survey of over 300 schools, finds a desire to work with digital technologies, but a need for more training to deliver it.
Chance for teachers to win 3D Printers with lesson plans
3D Printing is transforming education. Ultimaker challenges New Zealand teachers to create innovative lesson plans using 3D printing.
Recharging robots with stories and teamwork in term 2
A chance to try a new gamification tool that encourages collaboration. Can you save the droid before his power cells are permanently drained?.
Digital Inking could drive digital thinking
Can educators use digital inking to improve student learning in class? Will it help create more insightful feedback and elaborate student work?.
Tokelau's education system to be brought into 21st Century
Education in the remote Tokelau atolls is being modernised with the help of Massey University, bringing the nation's schools into the digital age.
Teachers get tech for breakfast at Hutt Valley STEMM
Hutt Valley teachers feasted on tech innovation with Open Polytechnic's digital learning showcase at the STEMM festival.
NZ teacher using ocean-tech in classroom to present in France
New Zealand teacher, Carol Brieseman, will discuss using ocean observation in the classroom at the Ocean Observers workshop in Brest, France.
Let us tell your story - Educators is here to listen
We want to hear from you. How is the changing digital landscape affecting your educational offerings? We want to tell your stories.
Enabling e-Learning serves up new free digital resource
Te Ara Whītiki is Enabling e-Learning's latest offering. It hopes to connect educators with the right advice for digital offerings across the sector.
Aorere College shares bright tech future with other schools
The future of technology in education lies in collaboration, as schools reach out and help each other up the tech ladder.
Robot builder brings bots and games into the classroom
Hamilton Boys' students to steep in tech as bot-builder coder teaches game-making skills.
Go Pollock bridges gap between digital and traditional teaching
Go Pollock aims to revolutionize the classroom with its innovative platform, offering teachers a digital companion that engages and supports all students.
Holidays are a great chance to think about tech for Term 2
Teachers, unlock Term 2's potential by exploring tech integration using the SAMR model during the holidays!.
Beware of tech for tech's sake warns education lecturer
Senior educational technology lecturer wants educators to make sure they use technology for the right reasons.