You can contact LEARNZ, part of CORE Education, at:
PO Box 13 678,
Web conferences with schools are hosted live from the field by the LEARNZ Teacher and are coordinated by the LEARNZ Office. More about web conferences.
To book as a speaking school, email andrew the LEARNZ Teacher firstname.lastname@example.org.
NB: Times are a guide only - feel free to request a time more suitable for your class timetable.
|2018 Web conference date||Time||Location; Where are you?||Topic||Experts||
|#1 Tuesday 31 July 2018||9.15am||Puniho Marae||Tāhuhu Kōrero - Historical Context.||Duane Wilkins||North Street School||Replay at https://vimeo.com/282401188 (39 minutes - the password for accessing web conference recordings is in your teacher's MyLEARNZ). Students asked questions related to the background page Tāhuhu Kōrero - Background History. This web conference also included aspects related to cultural Mapping and Māori Sense of Place.|
|#2 Wednesday 1 August 2018||9.15am||Egmont Camphouse||The Taranaki Mounga Project.||Duane Wilkins, Emily King, Joe Carson||Turitea School||Replay at https://vimeo.com/282581765 (38 minutes - the password for acessing web conference recordings is in your teacher's MyLEARNZ). Mapping experts were on hand for questions related to your own mapping projects, digital mapping in general, and the use of mapping tools.|
|#3 Thursday 2 August 2018||9.15am||Rotokare Scenic Reserve||Maunga Toitū, Maunga Toiora - Future vision, Future Aspirations.||Duane Wilkins, Fiona Gordon, Jenny Kerrisk
||Karori Normal School||Replay at https://vimeo.com/282756937 (41 minutes - the password for accessing web conference recordings is in your teacher's MyLEARNZ). Students asked experts about the importance of having a vision for the future, and how you go about getting one. It is an opportunity for students to start thinking about their own mapping projects and what the focus of these might be. Mapping experts were again available for questions about these mapping projects and related mapping tools.
North Street School - Year 6
Turitea School - Year 5/6
Karori Normal School - Year 5/6
Web conferences enable students to put questions to experts who are on location. Image: LEARNZ.