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The first of a series of articles in which Food and Technology teacher Bronwyn Hortin tells the story of her implementation of the Inquiry process in Technology at Ashburton Intermediate School. Read more...

 

Kylie Merrick, Wellington High School, discusses how fast technology and ways of teaching and learning has exploded in the last two decades Read more...

 

The Liquidity STEM holiday programme hosted at Christchurch Polytechnic and Institute of Technology (CPIT) was designed for Year 9 and 10 girls with an interest in chemistry and environmental engineering. The programme drew on the enthusiasm and technical skills of female engineers, professional scientists and CPIT academics to provide three days of project-based STEM learning, focused on the global issue of water quality. Read more...

 

If engineers are so critical to our future success, why is it that we struggle to attract New Zealand school students into tertiary engineering courses and face a national shortage of graduates? The recent launch of the Engineering Education-to-Employment initiative highlights the Government's intention to address this problem. Read more...

 

Christchurch South Intermediate School is one of many that have recently invested in 3D printing technology. Here Technology teacher Randall Grenfell shares some of the immediate gains that have been made in introducing this new technology into the classroom. Read more...

 

John Williams writes this article from UK, where he is on study leave as a Visiting Fellow at Goldsmiths College, University of London. He gives details of a recent national research symposium and explains the rational for the formation of a new Technology education support group. Read more...

 

A bicycle-riding robot, a student-built bionic arm, and a wide range of uploads from Design Taxi Read more...

 

NZGTTA News: NZGTTA August 2014 update

 

NZACDITT News: NZACDITT August 2014 update

 

TENZ News: TENZ August 2014 update

 

HETTANZ News: HETTANZ August 2014 update

 

CETA August Update

 
 

t-news Issue 73

Technology Years 1-8
Inquiry learning: the journey begins

Blogspot
Ballpoint versus blog - BYOD

Technology Years 9-13
Liquidity STEM holiday activity pulls in the girls

Vocational Pathways
Giving engineering the credit it deserves

Technology Years 1-8
What's the point of a 3D Printer?

Research + Publications
Research symposium and NZAATE launch

Webwatch
Bike riding robot and much more

NZGTTA News: August 2014 update

NZACDITT News: August 2014 update

TENZ News: August 2014 update

HETTANZ News: August 2014 update

Enterprise and Innovation
CETA August Update

 

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