Acer adds two new devices to TELA+

New to the TELA+ scheme, Acer is offering two distinctly different devices to help teachers perform to their best in the classroom.  How does it feel to join TELA+? Acer is extremely proud to be a part of the new TELA+ initiative working alongside Cyclone. We have been […]

My Endless Passion for Learning

By Chet Pipkin, Founder and CEO, Belkin International I’ve always been fascinated by history and global, broad-stroke thinking. I enjoy assessing the bigger picture and to look for the big and transformative changes that are taking place in the world. Back in the early 1980s it was clear […]

New look and new offers for TELA scheme

The Ministry’s TELA Scheme has been putting digital devices in the hands of school educators for years. Now under new management, it’s promising more choice, better deals and enhanced service, writes Paul Brislen. TELA has undergone the first major revision in its 17-year history, with Cyclone Computers taking […]

Bringing ‘Blockchain’ into educational data

It’s the high-profile technology propelling the rise of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum but could ‘Blockchain’ also be a game-changer for education. Greg Adams investigates. This article is exclusive to the print version of INTERFACE Magazine. To read more you can subscribe at interfaceonline.co.nz/subscribe/ Subscriptions start from just $1 […]

Concerned about mobile device misuse at school?

The arrival of mobile devices in classrooms is blurring the line between school and parental responsibility when it comes to student internet use. Linewize can help you understand and manage this across all devices and browsers, writes Scott Noakes. Keeping students cyber safe while teaching responsible internet use […]

March Magazine Out Now!

Issue 85/86 – Term 1, March 2018 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. INTERFACE News and Views  INTERFACEXpo 2018 – Registrations now open! Noticeboard Concerned about mobile device misuse […]

Interface Xpo 18 – Last Chance to Register!

Join us for a day jam-packed with information, ideas and inspiration. Presentations Michael Walmsley – Exploring computer programming and introducing it into the classroom. Adobe – Excellence with digital design Linewize – A new approach to Cybersafety Workshops Choose from break-out sessions on a wide selection of topics, including: Google for […]

July Magazine Out Now!

Issue 88 – Term 2, July 2018   To read more you can subscribe at interfaceonline.co.nz/subscribe/ Subscriptions start from just $1 a copy! or… 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. […]

Book your place at this year’s INTERFACEXpo

It could be BYOD or coding. Virtual Reality or robotics? LMS or MLE.  Chromebooks or iPads. Whatever your school’s next step with digital technology, you’ll find it at INTERFACEXpo 2018. And registrations are now open! Don’t miss your opportunity to attend. If you’re part of the digital development […]

Cyclone to run updated TELA

Cyclone has won the contract to manage TELA. From 1 March, it will be the sole provider of all parts of the Ministry of Education’s scheme. This programme currently includes the supply, support and maintenance of a laptop for every eligible teacher in all state and integrated schools […]

Brighter colours from new Epson projector

  Epson has launched its new EB-900. Key features include brighter colours and reliable performance – thanks to 3LCD, 3-chip technology – colour brightness up to 4,200 lumens, and WUXGA high-definition resolution (1920 x 1200) that’s suitable for presentations, videos, digital signage and more. Simply plug-in HDMI, USB […]