ULearn is the major education conference in New Zealand and attracted more than 1700 people this year. ULearn14 also attracted the attention of the news, with the Rotorua Daily Post and TVNZ's Te Karere reported on the conference.
Connected Educator Month, co-ordinated in New Zealand by CORE Education, is featured in both Techday and Interface Magazine.
LEARNZ is assisting in educating a larger audience than usual. Recently, several media outlets have published photos and videos produced by the LEARNZ team for one of their virtual field trips on Argo floats — floats that drop between 2,000 and 5,500 metres in order to investigate the world's oceans.
In a press release by the NZ Homebased ECE Association today, it was announced that CORE's Pasifika education consultant Manu Faaea-Semeatu is one of the keynote speakers to address their Conference on 7 September.
CORE Education is delighted to bring Connected Educator Month (CEM) to New Zealand in October for its inaugural year, alongside CORE’s partners — the US Connected Educator Team and the Department of Education (Victoria, Australia) — to help educators share and learn in a digital environment.
A CORE Education report on education sees big benefits in the ‘learning city’ concept for Gisborne, with Eastland Community Trust taking a lead role in making this connotation a reality.
CORE staff go everywhere. Shelley Hersey, LEARNZ teacher at CORE Education, with her husband Paul Hersey, is set to scale Anidesha Chuli (also known as the White Wave) an unclimbed, 6800m peak in the Himalayas.
Despite research supporting the use of tablets by toddlers to enhance learning, there are still those who feel they signal "the end of a healthy childhood as we know it". In this interesting article, experts in the field of tablet and toddler research, including CORE Education's Tara Fagan are quoted.
CORE Education is delighted to announce four new appointments to its Governance structure.