Field trip Webconferences (formerly Audioconferences)
Note: For the webconference timetable for a field trip, go to that field trip and click Webconferences on the left-side menu and you will see the times for taking part live and links to the recordings. To take part live, use the same instructions as below.
Teacher PLD Sessions
The following webinars (webconferences) go over how the field trip will operate and provide a chance for teachers to put questions to the LEARNZ Teacher. The webinars use the same platform, Zoom, as the webconferences (formerly audioconferences) during field trips. Dates for PLD webinars are included on the LEARNZ Events Calendar and also described in detail below.
How to take part: How to take part in LEARNZ field trip PLD webinars before field trips as well as web conferences during field trips:
Teachers, at the time of the relevant class or teacher session:
The LEARNZ team will be there as facilitators, to answer questions about LEARNZ and the relevant field trip(s) and provide technical support if needed. The same platform, Zoom is used for field trip webconferences.
2019 Teacher PLD web conferences (now 1 per term)
- For Term 1, covering Marine Reserves | Sustainable Seas | Water | BioBlitz .
Tuesday 12 February 2019 at 3:30pm.
Replay the PLD recording (39 minutes).
- For Term 2, covering Our Primary Industries | Matariki and Navigation | Map my Waahi .
Tuesday 7 May 2019 at 3:30pm.
Replay the PLD recording (29 minutes).
- NEW. For Term 3, covering Tūhura Ahuahu | Rail Safety | Natural Hazards | Rāranga tuku iho, tohatoha whiwhi ōrite - dual heritage, shared future
Tuesday 23 July at 3:30pm (In Week 1 of Term 3)
Replay the PLD recording (25 minutes).
- For Term 4 - TBA
If you have questions about the webinars email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The purpose of these webinars is to:
- help first-timers get started with LEARNZ virtual field trips
- help teachers who have used LEARNZ before to find out what's new and get more out of a LEARNZ virtual field trip
- suggest opportunities to integrate a LEARNZ virtual field trip into your teaching and learning programme
- show how LEARNZ integrates with Vision, Values, Principles and Key Competences of the NZ Curriulum
- show which Learning Areas are integrated with each field trip
- show how eLearning with LEARNZ supports 21st Century teaching and learning practices like
- incusive education
- reflective practice
- answer any questions you may have about LEARNZ