Enabling e-Learning Newsletter
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Kia ora,
In this newsletter we share the latest updates from the Enabling e-Learning website and online community.

We want your stories 

How are you building digital fluency at your school? We are seeking school stories to illustrate planning for and using digital technologies to support learning and teaching. If you are taking a STEAM approach or using some specific technologies such as 3D printers, Augmented Reality, or SeeSaw, we would love to hear from you!

Professional learning

Professional learning

Enabling e-Learning webinars and online discussions

We have some great webinars and online discussion forums planned this term.


WebinarUsing Scratch in the primary classroom – 10 April, 3.45-4.45 pm

In this webinar we share practical examples and discuss the implications for coding using block code with links to other text-based programming languages. There will be the opportunity for you try this yourself on your device or computer.


Join these discussions on right now!

Full calendar of events

Enabling e-Learning: Teaching



ANZAC day is coming up on 25 April. Use this collection of online resources to support learning and teaching about ANZAC day in your classroom. 
Enabling e-Learning Leadership


Local curriculumLeading local curriculum workshops

As part of a wider programme of support for schools and kura to develop their own local curriculum, two-hour regionally based workshops are being organised for interested kura and schools. If you are a school leader then you can sign up now – limited places so get in quick!


Sticks n stones – Online advocate training

This year, Sticks n Stones is taking its programme across Aotearoa with an augmented training programme powered by Facebook. They are looking for schools interested in being involved. The "Online Advocate" training is provided free and can support up to 40 schools this year.

Genesis school-gen trust

Want a boost in your efforts to inspire learners’ interest in STEM and renewable energy? Genesis Energy has $50k worth of science, technology, engineering and maths equipment to distribute. Check out the STEM / Solar packages your school can apply for.
Enabling e-Learning Technologies


TechnologyTechnology Online webinar

Engagement in technology through authentic learning experiences – 20 March, 3.45-4.45 pm 

Deidre Senior and Cheryl Pym talk about the work they have been doing with classroom teachers – developing integrated programmes of learning using local curriculum and aligning with the technology learning area.

Enabling e-Learning: Ministry initiatives

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