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  • ICT New Zealand

    Trevor Bond's Web site.  Great information on developing questioning skills for students.  Good rubric for supporting students understanding of how to ask higher level questions. 

    Tags: questions, inquiry learning

  • Deborah Addenbrooke

    Teacher of year 6, 7 & 8 class, Management leader of Year 4 - 8 Team, SENCO and ICT dabbler at the Kawerau ICT Contract Lead School   trying to keep up with the e-learners that have developed in my room over the past 3 years through our fantastic ict faciltator  jeanette and our Inquiry Learning ...

    Skills: inquiry learning, reflective practice, inclusive classroom, collaboration

  • Lane Clarke Inquiry Processes

    45 teachers, Principal's and staff, attended a 2 day seminar on the processes of Inquiry using the Lane Clarke model. The first day was spent looking a the Macro and Micro Processes - looking at the Big picture, how children learn, what is Schema.  We were introduced to the Think Tools, and...

    Tags: inquiry learning, Lane Clarke, Processes for Learning, Schema, Macro and Micro Porcesses

  • Vanished

    Learning science through games by the Smithsonian Institution and the MIT Education Arcade

    Tags: gaming, learning games, inquiry learning, problem based, collaboration

  • Coalface Cluster Reflection : Tahuna School Exploring 21st Century pedagogy in practice.

       Background As an active part of our cluster's professional learning community we have taken part in much professional development  identifying and exploring  the needs of 21st century learners i.e. examining our values and beliefs about teaching and learning, explorin...

    Tags: Inquiry learning, inquiry learning, Little Boxes, Cardboard Community, community

  • Thomas Heatherwick: Building the Seed Cathedral

    This is a big video about making big changes in big spaces. It illustrates the value of full immersion in sensory play and exploration and not just for the under 5s.  Of particular interest is the language and analogies Heatherwick uses to express his concepts.

    Tags: science, play, inquiry learning

  • Handspring Puppet Co.: The genius puppetry behind War Horse

    This is an exquiste video illustrating the design process. It got TED on it's feet.  It is a resource for science, tech, history, theatre ... It is also just a beautiful example of the fruit of cross discipline partnerships in creativity. Interactive transcript also available.

    Tags: inquiry learning, science, technology, theatre, history

  • Toni Twiss

    I am a former English and Media Studies teacher. I now work for the University of Waikato as an advisor to secondary schools about the new New Zealand Curriculum and eLearning and I also am a National Facilitator for the ICT PD project. My main interests are around making use of the mobile tech...

    Tags: mlearning, elearning, ipads, teacher education, teacher inquiry, teaching as inquiry, inquiry learning, ict pd, blended learning

  • Jill Hammonds: Learning as Inquiry

    Session Overview To many people, inquiry is about a model. This model is often linear and drives the learning. It has been set up to make the learning manageable but often has the opposite effect with time running out before you get to the good bits and everybody wanting something of you at the ...

    Tags: inquiry learning, professional learning, professional development

  • Trevor Bond

    I currently wear 2 hats. Hat A: I work .5 as a Blended e-Learning facilitator for Te Toi Tupu (through Core Education) in the Central North team. Hat B: I work .5 as a private facilitator to schools (QuEST ltd). My passion is tied into quality learning and making a difference for students. With...

    Skills: published articles, inquiry learning, questioning, key competencies, fishing