Love science? MOTAT is inviting teachers to a special educator-only preview of its new exhibition LOVE/ SCIENCE in Auckland (with drinks and nibbles included!). According to MOTAT: “LOVE / SCIENCE uses physical and digital interactives, highly engaging audio visuals and oral histories to tell each object’s compelling story. […]
Entries poured in for our most recent competitions in our May magazine. Thanks to everyone who participated and congratulations to the winners, whose prizes are on their way. Keeping their morning beverages warm will be Chantel Tavai, Tokoroa High School, Waikato (Panda) and April Morris, St Joseph’s School, […]
Included with the latest issue of INTERFACE is your guide to keyboard shortcuts. From Acer, look out for your copy. Inside are examples of some of the commonest shortcuts – where you can use keys (rather than drop-down menus) to perform simple actions, like how to ‘Switch Apps’ […]
We had a great time at the Lower Hutt Events Centre yesterday. Thanks to everyone who joined us. We hope you came away from the day as inspired as we were.
We had a fantastic day at INTERFACEXpo 2021 in Lincoln last Friday – we hope you did, too. Thanks to everyone who attended and the sponsors for your great presentations, workshops and displays.
There are just 10 days until INTERFACEXpo 2021 kicks off at the Lincoln Event Centre on Friday 21 May, followed by events at Lower Hutt Events Centre (Tuesday 25 May) and The Trusts Arena, Auckland (Thursday 27 May). Preparations are coming together well and we’re looking forward to […]
CensusAtSchool New Zealand – TataurangaKiTeKura Aotearoa celebrates the launch of its 10th biennial survey today. As always, it will give an intriguing glimpse into school children’s lives. Thousands of primary, intermediate, and secondary school students around the country will share their views on issues as wide-ranging as climate […]
Thanks to everyone who entered our competitions from the March issue. There were some great prizes. Congrats to all our winners. The Mini Portable Espresso Maker goes to Mannie Marara, Hadlow Preparatory School, Masterton. There were four Folding Tablet Holder Stands. They are on their way to Amanda […]
Kai’s Clan is a place where the physical and the virtual worlds merge to become an interactive and collaborative learning playground. Developed here in New Zealand, students code their robots to navigate the mat in real life, in real-time, wherever they are in the world. At the same […]
N4L’s Safe & Secure Internet helps protect your ākonga while learning online. What’s included? What are the recommended settings? Find out how to get safe and secure internet for your school. Download these pages here. . INTERFACE May 2021
No more cold coffees and tepid teas! Both fun and functional, a Warm It Up Mug Warmer is the coolest way to keep your drinks warm. Just plug into a USB port, place your cup on top, and it’ll heat away. Perfect for the staffroom, classroom and office […]
Interested in robots? Learn about the amazing robotic world with a Wonders of Learning Discover Robotics Boxset. This fun-packed and educational kit provides a captivating insight into a variety of scientific ideas and theories about artificial intelligence and robotics. Inside a magnetic closure box, there’s a reference book, […]