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  • Rural Schools Fibre Launch

    Screenshot from rural schools fibre launch June 30 2011

    Tags: vln_primary, broadband, fibre, Anne Tolley, Steven Joyce, learning online

  • Matariki - Online Class

    Matariki Online Class - Rural Schools Fibre Launch June 30 2011

    Tags: matariki, vln_primary, fibre, broadband, learning online, Anne Tolley, Steven Joyce

  • Mandarin Classes 2012

     We welcome the Confucius Institute to the VLN Primary next year. They are generously contributing time for Mandarin Language Assistants to work in our online classes. This will be a learning opportunity for students and teachers. If you have an interest in learning introductory Mandarin w...

    Tags: learning online, mandarin, chinese, confucius institute, languages

  • Mandarin becoming the language to study

    "The time is fast approaching when schools will chose to offer Mandarin instead of more traditional languages such as French, Latin or German"... read more An interesting article in the Herald about learning Mandarin and a good lead in to say we are now taking enrolments for Mandarin (& othe...

    Tags: mandarin, confucius institute, learning online, vln primary, languages

  • Taking flight with Mangere Central students!

    I took the opportunity while in Auckland last week to visit Mangere Central School and the students who are participating in Natasha's VLN Japanese class. What a wonderful group of young people your hospitality was superb! I was treated to the grand guided tour, checking out all the classrooms an...

    Tags: mangere central school, vln primary, japan, school visit, learning online

  • Online with Te Papa

    Te Papa have published their video conference programme for the second half of this year. There is now a cost of $30 per school to participate, though this is quite reasonable. There are a couple of choices aimed at Primary Schools, so if you are studying these relevant topics in Term 3 or 4, the...

    Tags: Te Papa, vc, learning online

  • National Library - Free Online Course

    Cross-posted from VPLD (Virtual Professional Learning & Development). Thanks Hazel for sharing :-) This is an invitation from the National Library of New Zealand. (For a downloadable version of this invitation, please click here.) Content Curation - Online Course Pilot ProjectAre you...

    Tags: National Library, VPLD, learning online, professional learning, pd

  • Social Media and Ethics for teachers working online.

    Social Media and Ethics is very relevant to us in the VLN Community with so many of our teachers engaging with students in online spaces and using social media to connect for learning. The NZ Teachers Council has prepared a website resource for teachers that are structured around the Teachers Co...

    Tags: social media, ethics, Teachers Council, learning online

  • Global Connections - Video Conferencing with Hong Kong Children

    An invitation from our friend Chun in Hong Kong who brought us the One World Project: New Zealand schools are wanted to join in video conferences (VC) with Hong Kong students from October 16 to October 31 (Week 1/2, Term 4).  This VC is designed for kids around 5-7 years old (however, you...

    Tags: global, video conference, culture, learning online, vln primary

  • Learning Online - Makuri Kids

    Tags: Makuri School, learning online