We ran our first STEAM workshop in Hamilton this weekend. Our venue was Te Ao Mārama School in Flagstaff. The workshop was really well attended and the feedback from the teachers who attended was that it was a lot of “fun.” Learning should be fun! We reason that learning should be fun and that it should not be the sole preserve of teachers.
We have had a busy time these school holidays, we have run several workshops for teachers and have also held our inaugural company conference. For two days we holed ourselves up in the boardroom at the Millennium Hotel in Taupo for two days of sharing, planning and resource creation.
The range of expertise within our talented team meant that we had the opportunity to share and learn about how the enviro schools
If anything, two days was not long enough, we all were able to share and take away lots of new information from each other.
This week we delivered a
During the day we got the principals to do some practical work too. We showed them the learning potential that can be gained from “unplugged” as well as
Last Friday we started a new contract with Glamorgan School as they started their revised Digital Technologies Curriculum journey. We have run many of these Teacher Only Days. Our introductory workshop is heavily hands on and this one was no exception. By the end of the day, many fears that surround the mis-conceptions of computational thinking were allayed. Now the staff at Glamorgan School are now eager to start their digital technologies integration journey. We are looking forward to it too.
It is time for our termly workshop brochure to be distributed to schools. We emailed our brochure last week, but in case you missed it, click on the download link to get your own copy of the brochure. To book a workshop just click on the “Book” hyperlink relevant to the workshop you want to attend. We hope to see you there.
This week has been a busy week for Jacqui and I. On Monday and Tuesday we ran an introduction to
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