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Do young learners prefer a robot or human teacher?

Researchers tested pre-schoolers to see whether robots could be better teachers than real people. The Canadian study used both a human speaker and a robot to see if they deemed similarity more important than competency when choosing which source to trust and learn from. Human or robot? According […]

Upgrade your library for free until 2024 

Skip Ahead and Save with Accessit Library’s offer to get your library upgraded this year and pay nothing until February 2024! Plus, you’ll get 6 months access to Wheelers ePlatform free! Take your library from good to GREAT with all of your learning resources in one place thanks […]

Dates for your diary in 2024

Where are we going in 2024? After careful consideration, we’ve made our choices for next year and the dates and venues for INTERFACEXpo 2024 are as follows: Pop these dates in your diary now. Registrations will open early next year. INTERFACE August 2023

Special offer from ETV: Free Link TV

ETV has a special offer for INTERFACE readers. Stream live TV channels and ETV content in your reception area, classroom, or library with a FREE Link TV box. No other equipment is needed, no computer, no Chromecast and no Apple TV. Simply email Martin Drew on and […]

Big Blue Future – Inspiring the next generation

The Marine Stewardship Council is hosting a hui for teachers to explore the future of our ocean and sustainable fishing, with your chance to ask us your toughest questions. The event is free to attend and takes place on Monday 14 August, 4-5.30 pm, in the Mokopuna Room, Wharewaka […]

Cord Cover Raceway and Cable Management Kit

Got wires and cables everywhere? Minimise the mess and streamline your workspace with a Cord Cover Raceway and Cable Management Kit. Featuring 10 raceways, along with elbows, fittings, tape, anchors and screws for quick and easy application. The covers have a quality PVC construction that can be cut […]

Ministry of Inspiration STEAMS kit

If you’re teaching about electronics, the STEAMS kit could be the perfect classroom accessory. This portable box of 14 hands-on, one-hour technology lessons provides an engaging series of STEAMS projects involving light, sound and movement that encourage tamariki to develop electronic and programming understanding. It starts with simple […]

Energise at #makeanimpact hui 2023

Are you ready to take some time and ENERGISE? Experience an electrifying two-day hui forged by Educators, for Educators. Join impactED as it brings together incredible international and local speakers, sharing deep insights on pedagogy and curriculum. Get ready to re-ignite your love for teaching #noregretsPLD Find out […]

Trustee position for Life Education Trust North Shore

A position is available for an experienced educator looking for leadership and governance experience in a role as a Trustee on our board at Life Education Trust North Shore.   Organisation description Life Education Trust North Shore (‘LETNS’) is an independent charitable trust that delivers a health based education programme into […]