Locations announced for INTERFACEXpo21

Planning for next year’s INTERFACEXpo is well underway. We missed you all this year and we’re doing all we can to make 2021 our best events ever. If you want to find out about the latest digital technology trends and solutions for your school, this is a day […]

Issue 105 – Term 2, May 2021

. . 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 an order for a back copy. Or you can subscribe at interfaceonline.co.nz/subscribe/ Subscriptions start from just $1 a copy! INTERFACE NEWS AND VIEWS NOTICEBOARD Introducing […]

Issue 107 – Term 3, August 2021

. . INTERFACE NEWS AND VIEWS NOTICEBOARD The Mind Lab: If you want to be a good teacher, you should always like studying Smart projections transform the learning experience Game on as Esport Zone Day scores with students Keeping everyone safe online from growing threats and distractions Network […]

In memory of Gerard MacManus

Kei te hoa manawanui, kei te tuakana ngākaunui tēnā rā koe. Pūtahi awa nui, Pūtahi awa iti. Pūtahi tangata. Pūtahi kāinga. E hika, ko koe te pūtahitanga o ngā whakaaro, o ngā wawata, o ngā pūkenga o te tangata. Pūtahi manawa ora mau tonu, mau tonu nei. Ko […]

Meet this year’s winning Minecrafters

Thanks to everyone who entered this year’s INTERFACE Minecraft: Education Edition Student Competition – and to Microsoft and MOTAT for their support. The challenge was to ‘Build a Better Future’ and the response was awesome. We received some amazing creations. It wasn’t easy but we’ve made our selections […]

Share your experiences with us

Do you have any stories you’d like to share about your experiences teaching with digital technology? From VR to STEM, robots to drones, 3D printing to eSports, we’d love to hear from you. It could be something that’s big or small, complex or simple. We’re not fussy. Just […]

The person with the most copies of INTERFACE is

We threw down the challenge and there was clearly some serious shelf searching (and probably some filing cabinet and storage box sorting, too). To celebrate our 100th issue, we asked whether anyone had all printed copies of INTERACE and, if not, who had the most. Thanks to everyone […]

Zero-X Pulse Drone

Packed with features, the Zero-X Pulse makes learning to fly a drone easy and fun. With Auto Hover Mode, 360-degree Flip Stunt Mode and One Key Take-Off and Landings (to get you up and down safely), fly for seven minutes on a single charge, up to a 100-metre […]

Desktop Power Station Hub

Ensure you keep your gadgets charged and running thanks to this powerful six-port Desktop Power Station Hub. There are three power outlets and three USB ports, in a conveniently compact size that’s perfect for classrooms. It has 3.4 Amp charging output and Safety Overload Protection. With a 1.8 […]

Bluetooth Tracker and Tag

Never worry about losing something again. Keep track of an important item – a laptop bag, backpack, keys, or other essentials – with a nifty Bluetooth Tracker and Tag! Simply attach the tag to your possession of choice and then sync it with a smartphone, so you can […]

Win! Brainbox Electronic Kit

With nearly 200 experiments to tackle, the Electronic Brain Box 180 is designed to teach the principles of electronics to children from age 7 years. The easy-to-handle components snap together to create a huge number of different circuits on the base board. All wires are secured within the […]