The 21st century secondary teacher has still to emerge. The demands on time made by NCEA marking and moderation make it very difficult to adequately reflect on exciting new developments in education. It is easy to understand why we have missed a revolution. Mark Treadwell has been banging on at primary and intermediate teachers with […]
After a rather inauspicious start when the school had a single data projector that resided in The DP’s office and three laboratories needed a makeover from a demolition squad (one remains and is now our temporary staffroom) substantial progress has been made. We have developed the use of ICT in our teaching practice and are […]
Learn about evolution through art poetry and music without a text book in sight. Frans Lanting a world famous photographer offers a lyrical interpretation of life on this planet.
Sim City was one of the first simulation programmes. In the game you are the mayor and chief architect of a city you are responsible for building and manufacturing. You attract SIMs, simulated citizens who build houses, stores factories – generate a tax base that funds the cities finances and allows further development. Perhaps John […]