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Shaping a new way to learn by adding ‘M’ to STEMM

With some innovative approaches to teaching and quick-thinking during the latest lockdowns, Tōnui Collab is making a difference for students and educators across the East Coast region with STEMM, its own unique take on learning science and technology. Welcome to To-nui Collab, a specialist bilingual education lab in […]

Girls just want to have fun with STEM

‘Is it a challenge engaging girls with science and technology?’, we asked in the last issue. Say what? Students at Whangarei Intermediate were so surprised by this suggestion, they contacted us to say how popular STEM was with girls at their school, as they explain. Fridays at Whangarei […]

iPad Education Package

Support IT is offering a special deal on Apple iPads (10.2-inch), with protector case and device management, and Applecare if required. The company is MOE accredited and also provides Digital Technology Professional Learning and Development. For more on the iPad Education Package or if your school is looking […]

Mobile Phone Telescope

Have you ever wanted to look a little bit closer at something and your smartphone camera’s zoom just isn’t up to the job? Never miss out on any details again with a Mobile Phone Telescope. Get up close with this clip-on, telescopic lens, with tripod. It offers 22x […]

Fingerprint Padlock

Need to lock a desk or locker, bag or door? Forget finding keys and remembering passwords thanks to a nifty Fingerprint Padlock. Simply set up the mechanism by scanning your finger – it can store up to 10 scans, so colleagues, classrooms or groups can share and have […]

VEED 6-month Premium (Pro) Subscription

Online video editor VEED ( is a great way to create stunning videos. It’s browser based, so there’s no software to download and you don’t need any prior video editing experience. Whether you’re reviewing footage, captioning, or adding visual and sound effects, the suite of editing tools lets […]

LED Portable USB Flexo Ring Lamp

You can use it for reading. Or illuminating your face in a video. Or background light. Or … well, the choice really is yours with a versatile LED Portable USB Flexo Ring Lamp. To turn on, simply plug it into a USB port. The flexible arm lets you […]

Meet our September competitions’ winners

As always, thanks to everyone who entered our competitions. Congratulations to the lucky winners. Plenty of you liked the sound of the My Audio Pet Portable Speakers. There was a choice of two. They went to Jamie Sanson, Cullinane College, Whanganui (monkey design) and Sandra Whipp, Logan Park […]