Confucius Institute in Auckland invites schools in the wider Auckland region spanning from Northland to Waikato to apply for an opportunity to host a Mandarin language assistant for the 2020 academic year.
This initiative aims to support the learning of Mandarin and to raise the quality of Mandarin language provision in New Zealand schools.
For more information and a form go to http://ci.ac.nz.
Application deadline: 5pm Friday 20 September.
ZooVentures brings interactive workshops to your Auckland school with an amazing range of exotic creatures and pets, covering many of the 'living world' curriculum topics, as well as providing inspiration for art and creative writing.
We deliver structured learning with high educational value.
One teacher describes it as 'like a zoo trip, but more hands on and no travel to organise'.
Workshops facilitated by a zoology graduate with a passion for inspiring children about animals and the environment.
For more information: www.zooventure.co.nz.
A certain way to overcome a major problem in schools, which is underachievement, can be prevented or reversed within the proven strategies contained in the book published by Dr Leonard Restall, a former teacher with 40 years' experience, which is now available for students, teachers and parents. The title of the book is, 'In Pursuit of Success–Overcoming Underachievement'.
Details of this book can be obtained from firstname.lastname@example.org.
This friendly and welcoming technology education conference is designed for anyone who thinks that people learn best by doing. Meet up with like-minded people to hear about the latest ideas, teaching techniques, tools, resources etc. Interactive workshops provide lots of fun, hands-on activities, while explanatory sessions provide time to learn about new ways of teaching for learning.
Visits include: making a silver ring; visiting NZ's largest eggplant grower followed by a master cooking class; learning about the set design and costumes at the Pop-up-Globe Theatre; hearing about amazing engineering feats as you walk over the Auckland Harbour Bridge.