Tag Archives: Christchurch

Building the Network for Learning: Commentary by Niki Davis

You may, or may not, be familiar with the Network for Learning (N4L) that is being developed in New Zealand. The potential of such a network is huge, but it requires a collaborative effort to actually make it work. It’s … Continue reading

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Transformative learning in times of crisis: Possible or not?

Image via Wikipedia First, a thought for those in Christchurch as it has been a year since the February 22nd earth quake. A friend said “This week for us will be dominated by the 22nd – as we look back over … Continue reading

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Innovate to survive: being prepared to teach in times of crisis

Image by Andrew Kelsall, Graphic Designer via FlickrI felt this was a a presentation from the heart, with some superb practical suggestions! The experience, and the whole ‘learning journey’ of the teaching team was extremely powerful. In the presentation, Julie … Continue reading

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Greetings from Your Foreign Correspondent: A report about support for Christchurch’s Schools (by Douglas Harre)

Douglas Harre Douglas Harre and CORE Education have very kindly given me permission to share the following report with you, which gives a vivid insight into some of the challenges the students and schools are facing, and the amazing ways … Continue reading

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Are you a teacher and / or Moodle aficionado? Can you help Christchurch students and schools?

Image by Getty Images via @daylifeAs you will be aware the earthquake in Christchurch, NZ has disrupted a huge amount of schools and students. Jacqui Land of Papanui High School is working with Moodle in Schools to find ways of … Continue reading

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Conservation Week NZ

It’s nearly conservation week, and a great time to think about what we can all do to help the environment in general, and in New Zealand in particular. So “show New Zealand you love it by taking part in Conservation … Continue reading

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