Safer Internet Day #SID2016

Safer Internet Day is celebrated worldwide to encourage the safe and positive use of the internet and digital technologies, especially among families and young people. New Zealand’s Safer Internet Day is being coordinated by NetSafe, the online safety and security organisation. The day offers the opportunity to highlight positive uses of technology and to explore […]

Global Dialogue Webinar with Michael Fullan and UK Schools Partnership Programme

Following on from the popular online conversation with Michael Fullan that was held as part of CENZ, CORE Education, on behalf of Michael and the Schools Partnership Programme (SPP) in the UK, is pleased to invite you to the Global Dialogue webinar on Friday 12 February 2016, 10.00am – 12 noonNZT. Leading education thinkers Michael Fullan, Steve Munby, Tony McKay, John Hattie, Phil Brown and Viviane […]

uLearn15 keynotes and livestream videos

The videos from uLearn15: Keynote 1:  Grant Lichtman Grant Lichtman was a trustee, chief of finance and operations, and teacher at Francis Parker School in San Diego, one of the largest independent schools in the United States.  In 2012 Grant travelled across the US visiting 64 public and private schools, and interviewing more than 600 […]

uLearn Livestream events

Not able to be at uLearn15? There are ways you can connect into some of the uLearn goodness, including: Livestreamed breakouts: FlatConnections Global Project: ‘A week in the life’ – Sonya Van Schaijik Re-imagining learning through school collaborations: How the Kaikohekohe Trust initiative is making a difference for students, teachers and whānau in rural Northland – Lee Whitelaw, Jane […]

Research strand at uLearn15

The research strand at uLearn is well worth exploring.  This week we had a preview of some of what is on offer. Anjela Webster:  Preteens’ notions and perceptions of privacy, and relationship(s) in managing complex social environments online (Taster 3C). David Paterson: Does teaching through a nature of science perspective increase student engagement in junior […]

Connected Educator in the news!

Day one and Connected Educator featured in the news.   Connected educator Te Mihinga Komene spoke about the importance of collaboration and connection on Maori Television. Nō tāinanahi rā, I whakarewahia te kaupapa nui whakaharahara o He Whatunga Tangata He Whatunga Mātanga, he kaupapa whakangaio pouako tēnei mā te tuihono. Ka kōrero a Te Mihinga Kōmene, […]

Spread the word! Tukuna te kōrero kia rere

Weave Connected Educator Month into your learning through October 2014! Tēnei te manako e hīkaka katoa ana koutou mō tā tātou kaupapa, ‘He whatunga tangata, he whatunga mātanga. Connected Educator Month is all about being connected for learning and collaboration. Kickstart the next step of your online learning journey and get involved in this global […]

Leading professional learning? It’s time to pledge!

Today, our first Connected Educator newsletter hit the virtual stands with a call to pledge events, activities and resources to the calendar. Read the full newsletter here. Didn’t receive it? Then you need to subscribe. Sign up for the Connected Educator newsletter today and don’t miss any of the build-up and kōrero as we head […]