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Student-led training unlocks the power of peers

Since 2013, student group Sticks ‘n Stones has been challenging bullying behaviours. Now it’s teamed up with Facebook to take its augmented training programme nationwide and is looking for schools to sign up and take part. According to Netsafe, a third of kiwi teens spend four hours or […]

CLASSIFIEDS: Sell and buy

Got laptops, tablets, projectors, cables, cameras, robots, and other digital tech gear you no longer need but don’t want to just throw away? Whether you’re looking to sell or give away, let us help you spread the word to schools and educators in our new ‘Classifieds’ section. Find […]

Fully funded scholarships from The Mind Lab

The Mind Lab is offering full-tuition scholarships for its Postgraduate Certificate in Digital & Collaborative Learning to the first 100 teachers working in decile 1-3 schools for the March 2019 intake. National Postgraduate Director at The Mind Lab, David Parsons, says the scholarships are offered to encourage teachers […]

Join in activities for Safer Internet Day

It’s not long until Safer Internet Day on the 5 February. And organiser NetSafe is inviting you and your school to be part of it! “We’ve created new resources to help involve teachers, parents and young people on the day,” said  Sean Lyons, NetSafe’s Director of Education and […]

Happy holidays and best wishes for 2019!

Well, another year’s almost done. How was the digital journey for you? AI. Coding. Gamification. Virtual reality. STEAM. We hope our coverage of the e-learning world has both informed and inspired you! Once again, thank you for being part of the INTERFACE family during 2018. We couldn’t bring you […]

Win! Morning tea for your class

How cool would it be if we turned up with a pile of yummy food for a morning tea in your classroom? Well, we’d love to do it … here’s what you have to do for us. In keeping with the spirit of our feature on makerspaces in […]

Win! Dux iPad Cover (9.7-inch)

From STM, the ‘Dux’ is a rugged case for your 9.7-inch iPad. Its clear poly-carbonate shell not only offers protection (exceeding US Department of Defense Standard 810F/G drop testing protocols) but also allows for easy ID or a creative touch of customisation. A patented magnetic closure flap is […]

Win! Large Gaming Classic World Map Mouse Pad

Fashionable and high quality, a large gaming mouse pad is the perfect surface for any desk. Measuring 80cm x 30cm, this gaming mat has space for keyboard, mouse and other items. The ultra-smooth cloth surface ensures the easiest mouse movements and best response times, and the heavy-duty rubber […]