Enabling e-Learning Newsletter
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Kia ora,
In this Term 3 newsletter we keep you up-to-date with what's new on the Enabling e-Learning website and online community in the Virtual Learning Network.
Professional learning

Professional learning

Enabling e-Learning professional learning events

New – Interviews with a guru

Watch these new "interviews with a guru" as they are recorded.

Webinars and discussions

This term we are revisiting webinar recordings and discussions on relevant topics including, Universal Design for Learning, student agency, and coding in Scratch.

Full calendar of events

Enabling e-Learning: Teaching


Digital technologies and the national curriculum – what's it all about?

This page is regularly updated with the latest information for schools and teachers.

Students from St Hilda's CollegiateGamified learning sparks engagement revolution

Read how teachers at St Thomas of Canterbury College gamified their curriculum to lift student engagement, develop learner agency, and improve achievement in this new Snapshot of Learning.


Tongan Language Week

Tongan Language Week/Uike Kātoanga’i ‘o e Lea Faka-Tonga is 2–8 September. Use our collection of online resources to promote Tongan Language Week in your classroom.

Also coming up in September:
  • Te Wiki o te Reo Māori/Māori Language Week 10–16 September 2018  
  • Tuvalu Language Week 30 September – 6 October 2018
Ministry initiatives

Ministry initiatives

Grass Roots Ideas reports

The Grass Roots Ideas initiative was set up to help schools around New Zealand to better understand how to use digital technologies to enhance teaching and learning.

Kōrero Mātauranga

An initial report on the main themes from the first 11,000 responses received is now published.
You still have time to have your say.

Connected Learning Advisory

The Ministry of Education's Connected Learning Advisory | Te Ara Whītiki is a free service committed to supporting schools, kura, and communities of learning plan for, manage, and use digital technologies for learning.

Contact the Advisory

Enabling e-Learning: Ministry initiatives

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