Libraries and Learning
It’s often been said that there are six degrees of separation between one person and any other on the planet, may be even less now with so much technology and virtual experience available to us so readily.
Last term, a group of keen, hard-working librarians and teachers took part in the National Library’s 5-week online course Raising readers: strengthening home school connections.
On 14 September Bayfield School in Auckland hosted a panel talk and tour on Engaging Parents in the Journey of Educational Change, in particular the move to Innovative Learning Environments (ILE).
Students at school can expect their privacy will be respected. School librarians are often involved in situations where the privacy of student information may be an issue.
This month the Government announced that digital technology will be formally integrated into the New Zealand curriculum and Te Marautanga o Aotearoa in 2018.