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Here are some TESAC 2013 workshop/seminar overviews followed by reflections on the event by Conference Convenor Adrienne Reeves Read more...

 

‘Electronics/Infrastructure: A hands-on workshop on the Raspberry Pi and practical computing‘ by Ross Petersen; ‘The ‘nuts and bolts’ of Technology moderation’ by Heather McIntyre; ‘Kinect with 3D Printers’ by Gary Brinsden; ‘Unit planning for real life – not just for ERO!!’ by Diana Eagle Read more...

 

‘Connecting the Great Divide: Making the Y7-10 curriculum work, it’s too hard not to’ – an overview of the TESAC 2013 workshop presented by Catherine Johnston Read more...

 

Issues relating to “Awareness, Alignment and Attitudes and Beliefs” underpinned a presentation made to the group of Technology teachers hosted by the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) during the October TESAC conference. Read more...

 

The 2013 Transpower Neighbourhood Engineers Awards resulted in outstanding examples of teaching and learning in Technology. Read more...

 

‘Innovation: Technology creating value for the future’ by Jenny Mangan, and ‘Being enterprising’ by Glynn McGregor (IPENZ Schools Team) Read more...

 

John Williams recently attended two conferences: the World Conference on Science and Technology Education in Kuching, Malaysia, and the International Conference on Technology Education in the Asia-Pacific Region, in Nanjing. He has also helped to organise the papers for the PATT conference in Christchurch in December reading many of the about 70 papers – mostly reports of research – from delegates from 11 different countries. Here he shares what he has found out. Read more...

 

John Lockley reviews the book ‘Technology Education for Teachers’ and recommends that it is put on all Technology teachers’ Christmas wish-lists and read over the summer break. Read more...

 

TENZ News: November 2013 update

 

NZGTTA News: November 2013 update

 

NZACDITT News: November 2013 update

 

HETTANZ News: November 2013 update

 
 

t-news Issue 67

TESAC: TESAC 2013 - Workshop overviews and reflection

Technology Years 9-13
Four workshops from TESAC 2013

Technology Years 1-8
Making the Y7-10 curriculum work

Vocational Pathways
Engineering pathways dialogue to be further developed

School/Industry Links
Transpower Neighbourhood Engineers Awards 2013

Enterprise and Innovation
Two TESAC 2013 workshop overviews

International Focus
International research in Technology education

Research + Publications
Reading between the lines

TENZ News: November 2013 update

NZGTTA News: November 2013 update

NZACDITT News: November 2013 update

HETTANZ News: November 2013 update

 

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