Review: A laptop for the teaching professional

What’s new? What do you need to know? New devices are being pitched at the education market all the time. INTERFACE Editor Greg Adams checks out a new device from Acer that’s designed to meet the demands of teaching. Acer TravelMate Spin P4 There’s something about the Spin P4 […]

SPECIAL OFFER: LearnCoach is FREE for Term 1

With the continued Covid disruptions across Aotearoa, LearnCoach has a special offer for all teachers and students. LearnCoach Classroom is now free for all to use in Term 1. Simply register or log in! Enjoy the pre-made NCEA courses to share with students, whatever level you teach and […]

Playing video games could be good for mental health

Video games are a waste of time and bad for you, right? Well, don’t throw away your consoles and joysticks just yet. A new study suggests that’s not necessarily true and computer games may actually benefit players’ well-being. Researchers at Oxford University have found a positive correlation between […]

Meet our latest competition winners

Thanks to everyone who entered our latest competitions. You had a little extra time over the holidays – and it showed in the 100s of entries we received. The winners of the two Sphero Mini packs are Rennatta Thomas, Hillpark School, Auckland (green) and Katherine Brown, Kaiwaka School, […]

Mini Portable Espresso Maker

Need a portable ‘pick-me-up’? Whether on the way to school, at break time, on camp, or during sports duty, enjoy a delicious espresso anytime, anywhere with a Mini Portable Espresso Maker. Simply add hot water, ground coffee beans, pump, and out pours a perfect espresso, topped with crema. […]

Folding Tablet Holder Stand

Having trouble standing up … your smartphone or tablet, that is! A V-shaped Folding Tablet Holder Stand could be just the solution to your support problem. Fitting almost any mobile device, this universal holder is simple to carry, adjustable, and super quick and easy to use. Use it […]

USB Mini Vacuum Cleaner

Keep your keyboard clean (as well as your desk, drawers and all sorts of hard-to-reach nooks and crannies) with a lightweight but powerful hand-held USB Mini Vacuum Cleaner. Plugging straight into your computer’s USB port – so no external power source is required – suck up and removed […]