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Third STEM activity added to The Wonder Project

The Power Challenge is a new, free in-school STEM (science, technology, engineering, and maths) programme. Part of The Wonder Project, its aims to help students learn how different energy sources can be used to create electricity and deliver power to New Zealand’s homes and communities.  From the beginning […]

Type-C to USB 3.0 Adaptor

Need to fit a 3 into a C? A Type-C to USB 3.0 Adaptor lets you do exactly that, quickly and easily. Offering up to 5GBps data transfer speed, there’s no additional driver or software needed. Simply plug it in. Small and convenient (measuring just 2.8 x 1.5 […]

Wireless Bluetooth Sleep Eye Mask

Need some downtime or dreaming of a power nap? Relax and take a break by combining the comfort of a sleep mask and the tech wizardry of Bluetooth. While the mask blocks the light, the in-built headphones block surrounding noise and bring high-fidelity stereo with excellent sound quality. […]

Three-in-one Streamoptic Magneto Charging Cable

Add some fun and convenience to your charging with a Streamoptic Magneto Charging Cable. Select your connection of choice – Type C, Android or Lightning (which attaches magnetically, so you can easily swap between them). Plug in and the one-metre-long cable will emit bright LED pulses that give […]

Adjustable Webcam LED Light with Suction Cup

Whether you’re Zooming or Teamsing or just recoding a video, show yourself in the best light with an Adjustable Webcam LED Light with Suction Cup. The built-in, 64-piece light beads offer three colour temperature modes – cold, natural and white – each with 10 different brightness levels to […]

Meet our latest competition winners

Thanks to everyone who entered our July competitions. Congratulations to our winners. There were three Brainbox Electronics Kits up for grabs. They go to Rachael Allan, Willowbank School, Auckland, Charlene Ede, St Patrick’s Catholic School, Taupo, and Janine Barker, Allenton School, Ashburton. The Phone Jail goes to Todd […]

Smart projections transform the learning experience

Bringing a new level of smart to the classroom invariably brings a new level of enthusiasm and engagement. Torbay School saw the potential of integrating the latest smart teaching technology from Epson and hasn’t looked back.  Epson’s Graeme Durham made a big impression at Torbay School recently with […]

Equico rebrands to flexicommercial

Equico has rebranded to flexicommercial. With over 25 years of experience, it’s the same experienced education team you know and continues to be locally based. flexicommercial provides leasing solutions for a wide range of assets and projects in New Zealand schools. Schools are commonly using leasing to help […]

Netsafety Week launches

Today Netsafe is launching New Zealand’s first dedicated online safety awareness week.  “We are hosting Netsafety Week to inspire positive change and help the community stay safe online in response to the alarming levels of harm we continue to see,” said Netsafe CEO Martin Cocker. “I’m proud to say hundreds […]

Join Kai’s Clan’s Global Chess Challenge

Blend physical and virtual worlds in the Kai’s Clan Global Chess Challenge. Entries are open for this innovative chess tournament for students aged 7-18., who collaborate together to deliver coding, 3D design and chess strategies. There are three categories to choose from K-5th Grade Division (ages 5-10) 6-8th […]