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  • Catherine Straman

    Tēnā Koutou katoa ngā Kaiako mā. He mihi ki a koutou Ko Aoraki te mauka, Ko Takitimu te waka, Ko Awarua me Waihopai kā runanga, Ko Kāi Tahu me Ngati Tatimana kā iwi, Ko Te Atawhiua me Kāti Irakehu kā hapū, Ko Kai Tahu te iwi, Ko Te Waipounamu te whenua, Ko Catherine Straman ahau. Kei Te Papaio...

    Tags: te reo māori, te manawa pou, singing, songwriting, financial education, budgeting education, research, professional readings, fitness, study, whanau

  • Parent/Whanau Communication, Inclusion & Understanding

    What was important for us? To engage parents and whanau of students transitioning to school through eLearning strategies based on;   (a) inclusion (b) communication (c) opportunity (d) learning relationships between teachers, students and caregivers   What did we do? Over the ...

    Tags: Transition, community, parents, whanau, juniors

  • Lorraine Makutu


    Tags: tamariki, te reo māori me ōna tikanga, whanau, elearning, technology, science, pasifika education, life

  • Getting Started With Goal 4

    Year level - Secondary Cluster Type - Traditional ICT PD Cluster Context - Cluster progress towards achieving Goal 4 National Goal Family and whānau to actively participate in their child’s learning Cluster Goals  To implement Early Notification to improve attendance To extend ...

    Tags: i-Connect, community, whanau, ictpd, parents, secondary,

  • Connecting with family and whanau

    Tags: ict, ict pd, clusters, goal 4, family, whanau

  • Preparation for Tekids Celebration

    Today we had the children together to begin the planning for their end of year celebration where they will present to whanau and BoT's from our schools. The children worked collaboratively in groups, some with a mixture of children from different schools. A major focus is on them taking...

    Tags: student-centered, student voice, tekids, whanau

  • Whanau Homework Afternoon

    On Thursday 2 June we held our Whanau Homework afternoon. This was in resopnse to the initial community consultation we held at the start of the year where the good ol' topic of homework reared it's head! A fantastic number of parents turned up and were engaged in the activities and discussion...

    Tags: community, community, whanau, whanau, homework, homework, parents, e-learning

  • Janine Connected

    Janine is blogging about her investigation on whether having parents engaged in their children's writing (through the blog and feedback given) can enhance student achievement in writing. A big topic but it is confined to 10 weeks (term 3) so we'll see how we get on!

    Tags: home school partnership, whanau

  • Community engagement | Resource on NZC Online

    This section on New Zealand Curriculum Online features a collection of tools, ideas, stories and resources to support schools as they explore the NZC community engagement principle. "The curriculum has meaning for students, connects with their wider lives, and engages the support of their f...

    Tags: community, whanau

  • Connected Whanau

    One issue that arose for us with our Computers in Homes (see Computers in Homes write up under goal 4 - http://mantar.wikispaces.com/Somerset+Cres+3+and+4 programme earlier this year was when it came time to connect the 14 families to the internet. Many of our families do not ...

    Tags: whanau, community, parents