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Design thinking

Design thinking is an iterative process that provides a solution-based approach to solving problems. 

This page provides information and resources on design thinking and how you can apply it in your classroom.

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Collaborative teaching 

This page has information, resources, and school stories on developing collaborative capabilities and explores different approaches to collaborative teaching.

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In this snapshot of learning, find out how the flipped learning model was introduced into Ashhurst School and how this approach has focused teachers and improved student learning outcomes.

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Digital Technologies is now part of the national curriculum for all students from Year 1–13. Students have the opportunity to specialise from year 11 to year 13. From 2020 all schools will teach the new content.

Find out

  • what the new technological areas are all about
  • supports available for implementing digital technologies in your school curriculum
  • how you can prepare to teach digital technologies in your classroom.

Digital Technologies and the NZC »

Innovative learning environment

Innovative learning environments  provides information and examples to support teachers working in an innovative learning environment where teaching and learning is collaborative.

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Online resources to support teachers planning for:

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Practical information and examples to support you with developing your current school practices for responsible digital citizens.

More information on Digital citizenship »

The inclusive classrooms  section provides information and examples demonstrating how you can use digital technologies to build a classroom community where every child is valued and is able to reach their potential.

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Practical steps for integrating technologies into your assessment processes.

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Te Ako | Teaching is one of the five dimensions of the e-Learning Planning Framework. This website is designed to support schools develop their e-learning capability across the five dimensions. The Te Ako page contains school stories and examples to support Kura Kaupapa Māori.

Digital technologies for learning: Findings from the NZCER national survey of primary and intermediate schools 2016

Digital technologies for learning: Findings from the NZCER national survey of primary and intermediate schools 2016

Published in 2017, this report provides insights into:

  • how students are using digital technology in the classroom and the benefits to their learning.
  • the degree of support teachers need to make good use of digital technologies for teaching and learning and their own professional learning and networking.

More recent research »

Digital citizenship week is 15-19 October. ISTE challenges educators to commit to fostering digital citizenship in your own way. 

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    Niuean language week 14 – 20 October
  • Tokelauan language week 21 – 27 October

For ideas, resources, and inspiration to promote these language weeks in your classroom, go to:

Gamified learning sparks engagement revolution

Teachers at St Thomas of Canterbury College trialled a combined approach of gamification and learner agency to lift engagement across the college. Find out how they ran their trial »

STEM learning at Muritai School

Muritai School incorporated the idea of becoming a STEM school into their Towards 2020 vision. Find out how they are doing it »

Literature suggests we need to be future-oriented and adaptable, adopting a more complex view of knowledge, that incorporates knowing, doing, and being.

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Find out more about future-focused learning »

Use the information and practical classroom examples across the curriculum to transform your teaching through deliberate planning for the use of ICTs.

Find practical information and classroom examples of using digital technologies to support students develop agency.
Using digital technologies to support learner agency »

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