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And the winners will be announced soon …

Thanks to everyone who entered our Minecraft competitions. We know that some of you are itching to know the results – you don’t have long to wait. We received record number of entries this year and the standard was extremely high. Well done to everyone who participated. There […]

Free access to ETV’s videos and tools in Term 3

Have you registered yet? ETV is generously giving every teacher in every school free access to its entire catalogue of online resources for Term 3. Don’t miss your chance to check out and enjoy for all of this fantastic teaching and learning resource. We know that all learners, […]

Minecraft competition entries close on Friday

A reminder that entries for our Minecraft competition close on the last day of term, Friday 8 July. We’ve teamed up with Microsoft and there are two parts to choose from, one for students and the other for teachers. Teachers: We know you’re doing some awesome things with […]

Meet our latest competition winners

As always, thanks to everyone who entered the latest competitions. This time around there were a whopping 10 prizes up for grabs. The most popular was the BrainBox FM Radio Electronic Kit, which goes to Larisa Mckenna, Paraparaumu Beach School, Kapiti Coast. There were three Spiral Cable Protector […]

First school in New Zealand connected to Hyperfibre

Network for Learning (N4L) has partnered with Spark and Chorus, to upgrade the first of a selected group of schools and kura with very high network usage to Hyperfibre – doubling their connection speed to 2Gbps, the fastest internet connection currently available for schools in New Zealand.  Hyperfibre was installed at Wellington […]

New campaign to keep cyber nasties out of schools

Cyber criminals don’t care if you’re busy or distracted or not quite up to speed on security – if they get into your school, they can wreak havoc. That’s why the Ministry’s new Cyber Security in School team has launched its ‘Say No to Cyber Nasties’ campaign and […]

Bluetooth HR and BP Minitor Activity Tracker

Improve your fitness and look after yourself with a Next Gen Activity Tracker and app (iOS and Android). Easy to use and intuitive, this nifty (and healthy!) device lets you record and review your physical statistics and data, such as reps, exercises, distance, and calorie burn. Also, a […]

Pop-Up Green Screen Round

Set up and shoot videos and photos anywhere with a Green Screen Round. Portable and foldable, it can be fixed to the backrest of most chairs, giving a plain, green background that you can later edit by adding an image of your choice. The screen measures 130cm across […]

Cleaning Pen (for electronic devices)

Dust, dirt, crumbs, hairs, and more can find their way into every crack and crevice in your electronic devices. Keep your earphones, cellphone, mouse, screens, and keyboard free of everyday contaminants with a handy Cleaning Pen. Small and convenient to store in your bag or desk, it’s three […]

Five fan LED USB Laptop Cooler

It’s normal for a laptop to run warm but overheating can cause serious problems, from loss of performance to component damage. With five fans available, this external cooler will help. It’s lightweight, durable, quiet, and portable, measuring 38cm x 26cm x 2.3cm (LWH). There are six adjustable angles […]

Tell us where to go in 2023!

We always enjoy hitting the road and visiting different locations in this beautiful country of ours. This year INTERACEXpo hosted events in Lincoln, Taupo and Auckland. We had an awesome time at each. But the question now is where next?  As ideas are being discussed and plans made, […]