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The World of WearableArt Awards Show has provided a rich context for Technology in many schools. Nan Walden, Technology teacher at Hutt Valley High School, used it to provide her students with a challenging and very rewarding learning experience. Read more...

 

Sohail Abdulla’s 2013 Top Scholar in Technology award for his Robotic Glass Cleaner project was the latest in a remarkable run of national and international awards achieved by senior electronics students at Mount Roskill Grammar School over the past seven years. We talk to Teacher-in-Charge of the Electronics programme Bill Collis to find out some background to this success. Read more...

 

Kylie Merrick, Wellington High School HOD Fashion Technology, examines a fascinating question: Were all those future technologies we were so entertained by in the 'Back to the Future' movies that far fetched, now that we are in that future? Read more...

 

John Lockley discusses aspects of teaching as enquiry, and examines a PATT Conference paper and its relevance to the New Zealand context. Read more...

 

This year’s IPENZ Pickering Lecture series, ‘Exploring the Unknown – to Mars and Beyond’, included an additional afternoon presentation to a broadly representative and highly receptive Auckland schools audience. Read more...

 

A recent Engineering Insight article includes a profile of Kiwi bio-process engineer John Campbell who works at the Hilmar Cheese Company in California’s Central Valley, the world’s largest cheese factory, which produces over half a million kilograms of cheese every day. Read more...

 

Three diverse pages from three diverting sites that provide an excellent, far-ranging cache of ideas and inspiration for Technology teachers and students alike. Read more...

 

A one-day mini conference organised by the TENZ Auckland regional group brought together over 40 TENZ members and other Technology educators from across the city. Read more...

 

LEARNZ Virtual Field Trips introduce students to a myriad of science and technology careers and projects. Read more...

 

NZGTTA News: NZGTTA March 2014 update

 

NZACDITT News: NZACDITT March 2014 update

 

HETTANZ News: HETTANZ March 2014 update

 

TENZ News: TENZ March 2014 update

 

TENZ News: 2014 TENZ National Technology Education Awards winners

Congratulations to the recently announced winners of the 2014 TENZ National Technology Education Awards: Kylie Merrick, Paul Neveldsen, Neville Myers and Tricia Winter. Read more...

 
 

t-news Issue 70

Technology Years 9-13
Putting the WOW into senior textiles

Technology Years 9-13
Building a culture of success

Enterprise and Innovation
How the future is stacking up...

Research + Publications
Teaching as inquiry

School/Industry Links
Students challenged to help put person on Mars

Enterprise and Innovation
Milking water

Webwatch
Three diverse pages from three diverting sites

Professional Development
Auckland regional mini conference a success

Technology Years 1-8
LEARNZ Virtual Field Trips

NZGTTA News: March 2014 update

NZACDITT News: March 2014 update

HETTANZ News: March 2014 update

TENZ News: March 2014 update

TENZ News: 2014 TENZ National Technology Education Awards winners

 

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