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  • Developing our eAchieve Cluster Portal: How the AppleTree Cluster collaborates online

    What was important for us? To develop an online learning community where teachers, students, leaders, and whanau can come together to share resources, communicate, and reflect on their own and their students’/children’s learning Why was this important? Based on teacher interviews, ...

    Tags: ICTPD, school, community, primary, inquiry,

  • Graphic Organisers

    Tags: inquiry, thinking, graphic organizers, questioning

  • Working with Tony Ryan at Tahunanui School

    Since beginning the ICT Contract with the Whakatu Cluster Tahunanui School has been developing our school curriculum through integrating key competencies and experimenting with inquiry learning.  Last week 6 teachers from Tahunanui School‘s Inquiry Team spent a morning working with T...

    Tags: tony ryan, inquiry, whakatu cluster, key competencies

  • Lyn Ross

    I live in Palmerston North.  I love all things digital and I can't begin to imagine life without the Internet, my iPad or my iPhone! I enjoy creating online spaces.

    Skills: graphic design, thinking strategies and tools, inquiry, elearning, teacher planning, student activities, internet, creating online spaces, web 2.0

  • Auckland Observation Visit

    Travel to Ak to visit 2 Schools

    Tags: classroom practice, inquiry, ict pd

  • Learning through games

    Learning through games

    Learning games or serious games are about taking the problem-solving and critical-thinking skills kids often develop playing other forms of video games but in an education context. The goal is typically is to help students experience school subjects as an engaging process of mystery and discovery...

    Tags: gaming, problem based, inquiry

  • Beyond our context: another look at "Inquiry"

    I discovered Lesley Hazleton, author of the blog, The Accidental Theologist a few months ago - a treasure unearthed from the great abyss of YouTube, following a lead from the TED blog. She illuminates for me another aspect of 'inquiry" and prompts me once again to look beyond the education ...

    Tags: inquiry

  • Julie Mills

    Julie runs her own consultancy working in schools throughout New Zealand. She offers a very practical approach to school wide practice. Until recently year she taught in a school one day and intermediate sector so draws on a wealth of experience to help clarify learning across the curriculum. In ...

    Skills: Experienced facilitator with expertise in SOLO Taxonomy, curriculum design, inquiry, financial capability and integrated learning

  • e-Learning: Teaching

    e-Learning: Teaching

    Haere mai, talofa lava and welcome to the Enabling e-Learning: Teaching public group. As the video from our Teaching page shows, we explore the way effective teaching with technologies can support all our ākonga.   Twitter tags for this group: #eTeach #vln

    Tags: ministry of education, elearning, teaching, teaching as inquiry, inquiry, learning, curriculum, effective pedagogy, assessment

  • Developing a Personalised Inquiry Model for our Cluster

    Year level 1 to 12Cluster type We are a year 2 ICTPD cluster comprising 3 remote schools, Twizel Area School, Aoraki Mt Cook Primary School and Tekapo Primary School. We are also a very diverse cluster in that not only are we geographically remote from other towns and each other but also very dif...

    Tags: ictpd, inquiry, model,