New lessons in Minecraft on The Great War

The team at Minecraft: Education Edition has released a series of lessons – in the History & Culture section – to assist educators and students examine key elements of WWI. Topics covered include the causes of war, communication, strategy, and remembrance. Find out more about Minecraft lessons at […]

New ‘wireless presentation display’ available

ViewSonic’s new Wireless Presentation Display (WPD) is available from ActiveVision. “This is a new class of collaborative display,” said ActiveVision’s David Parker. “It simplifies the setup and operation of a shared screen by integrating all the necessary hardware and software to provide a streamlined display. “Occupying a space […]

Win with your Surface and #teachwithsurface

Are you a Microsoft Surface fan? Microsoft wants to know how you use your device in the classroom, preparing lessons or in collaboration with students online – and has some awesome prizes up for grabs for the best ones! Submit a one-minute video of your best Surface teaching […]

WIN $100 cash for a staff morning tea

WIN not only the hearts and minds of your students with powerful video learning from ETV … But also $100 cash for morning tea for your staff ETV is celebrating the launch of its new website (etv.org.nz) with 10 prizes of $100 to be won. To begin with, […]

Win: Atari Flashback Classics, Volumes 1 and 2

The Atari Flashback Classics Collection features some of the most memorable video games ever made. Volume 1 comes with Combat, Centipede, Swordquest, and Star Raiders; Volume 2 includes Asteroids, Haunted House, Adventure, and Major Havoc. All remastered, they recreate the retro gaming experience on today’s PS4 platform. They […]

Win: Measure Master

From Maths and Physics, to PE and STEAM, taking measurements are part of many classroom activities. Meet the Measure Master, an awesome 3-in-1 measuring tool. Firstly, there’s the ‘String Measure’, which is perfect for recording distances up to three metres around shapers, curves and object contours. Next is […]

Our latest competition winners are …

There were heaps of entries for last issue’s competitions. Congratulations to our winners. We had two Brainbox Electronic Kits up for grabs. These go to Shaun Hurlow, Hamilton Seventh-Day Adventist School, Hamilton, and Gary Lawrence, Vauxhall School, Auckland. The three Bluetooth Trackers (in different colours) are on their […]