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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 […]

Issue 97 – Term 4, Nov 2019

INTERFACE News and Views Noticeboard Keeping informed through ETV’s social media feeds TENZ 2019 Conference and CORE uLearn 2019 Driving new thinking for the road ahead AutonoMate is a new Digital Technologies curriculum resource for Years 9-10 that aims to activate student design thinking around the future of […]

Issue 96 – Term 3, September 2019

Previous issues of Interface available for just $4.60, plus P&P, for orders in New Zealand. (Overseas rates available on request.) Click here to place and order. Or you can subscribe at interfaceonline.co.nz/subscribe/ Subscriptions start from just $1 a copy! INTERFACE News and Views INTERFACE Minecraft Student Competition 2019 Noticeboard What happens […]

Students lead the way at WeLearn 2018

Last month, students from 15 North Shore schools attended WeLearn 2018. The event showcases what schools are doing with digital technology and students became the teachers for the day running workshops and presentations, writes Joe Lanning. “This year there were 15 schools, 150 kids and 45 teachers that took […]

Free copies of INTERFACE

Help is spread the word about INTERFACE If you know a teacher or school that doesn’t receive INTERFACE, tell them to get in touch. We’ll send them a complimentary copy of the upcoming March issue (plus a couple of back copies, as well). We’re sure they’ll enjoy it […]

All Kiwi schools get the licence to Chrome

Starting today, 1 November, as part of an agreement between Google and the New Zealand Ministry of Education, all state and state-integrated schools across New Zealand will be able to start claiming Ministry funded Chrome Education licences to manage new and existing unmanaged Chromebooks. “The licence allows schools […]