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Schools stories - Page 2

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NZ and Aussie tech girls become superheroes in Silicon Valley
Tue, 14th Aug 2018
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girls in stem
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tech girls are superheroes
The next generation of New Zealand and Australian female entrepreneurs had the chance to pitch their apps to Silicon Valley’s top executives.
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Data#3 tapped for Aruba network transformation of Brisbane school
Mon, 5th Mar 2018
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cloud services
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digital transformation
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wireless networks
Data#3 boosts John Paul College's education with cutting-edge wireless network, enhancing learning experiences.
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Kiwi company trains future innovators with robotics, coding and more
Wed, 1st Nov 2017
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3d printing
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schools
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robotics
'Normal' people like you and I could soon be left in the dust by the generation or two below us as OMGTech! trains our future innovators.
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How to stay safe online when heading back to school
Wed, 25th Jan 2017
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malware
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cybersecurity
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schools
Tips for parents as kids head back to school: discuss online safety, set device limits, check apps & teach good password practices.
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Kiwi students not prepared, lack strategy
Wed, 18th Jan 2017
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edutech
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ncea
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schools
Educators lack time and resources to prepare Kiwi students correctly for examinations, one Wellington tutoring company says.
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Kiwis don't have to face growing tech skills shortage alone
Tue, 6th Sep 2016
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schools
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skills gap
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global tech leaders dialogue
NZTech CEO: Global collaboration key in tackling tech skills gap as NZ looks abroad for innovative education models like Israel's.
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Free app transforms parent-teacher communication
Mon, 15th Aug 2016
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smartphones
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technology gifts
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schools
New Zealand schools are using a free app to connect with parents, providing school news, event updates and instant messaging push notifications.
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HEAT Software integrates with Apple edtech to empower digital classroom
Thu, 26th May 2016
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apple
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technology gifts
HEAT Software is supporting Apple's new education tools, integrating LANrev 7.2 software with Apple School Manager to enhance digital learning in the classroom.
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Want to use Apple at your school? JAMF offers solution for full integration
Mon, 23rd May 2016
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byod
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apple
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mobility
School networks can often be confined to the devices they use due to minor contingencies. Fortunately, this is soon to change.
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Wellington's new ICT Graduate School officially 'open for business'
Mon, 9th May 2016
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ict
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schools
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wellington
The top players in New Zealand’s ICT industry gathered together last week to launch the Wellington ICT Graduate School in Wellington.
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N4L reshuffles board, continues network rollout
Wed, 27th Apr 2016
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it infrastructure
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schools
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n4l
Jack Matthews reappointed as director for the Network For Learning board, while Martin Wylie retires after four years.
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5 golden rules for using technology in classrooms
Wed, 13th Apr 2016
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edutech
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schools
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technology in the classroom
Is technology a distraction? Does it help teachers and students in their learning journeys? The debate is never ending.
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Warehouse Stationery looks to keep handwriting alive in digital world
Mon, 11th Apr 2016
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schools
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digital literacy
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skills gap
Warehouse Stationery launches initiative to promote handwriting in New Zealand schools, giving children the chance to write a postcard for free.
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Fortinet: Protecting your students, teachers and staff in the cloud, at your school and online
Mon, 14th Mar 2016
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firewall
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network management
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network security
It’s your responsibility to protect your students, teachers and staff whenever, however and wherever they log onto your school’s network.
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Educators choose Windows 10 over any other platform
Thu, 3rd Mar 2016
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microsoft
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edutech
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mobility
Windows dominates global education sector with twice as many devices shipped in 2015 as the closest competitor, according to new report.
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Understanding copyright for schools
Wed, 28th Oct 2015
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edutech
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schools
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copyright
Copyright describes a set of exclusive rights that are given to owners in relation to the creation of audio, image or video works, says NetSafe.
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Police join fight against cyberbullying
Mon, 12th Oct 2015
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nz
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cyberbullying
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schools
Cyberbullying is a threat to students in New Zealand, and the police are getting involved in educating young people throughout the country.
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Kiwi students using school computers to access porn
Fri, 2nd Oct 2015
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schools
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computer forensics nz
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New Zealand students are accessing ‘inappropriate content’, namely pornography, on school computers more than ever before.
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Partner centric network monitoring tool coming from Allied Telesis
Fri, 17th Jul 2015
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smartphones
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edutech
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projectors
Allied Telesis launches Net.Health to tackle complex network monitoring for educational institutions and businesses in NZ.
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TradeMe prepares Kiwi students for the working world
Tue, 23rd Jun 2015
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nz
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trade me
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schools
Trade Me supports students in New Zealand, promoting different career paths and success beyond traditional education.
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Mobiles: do they really affect learning?
Wed, 10th Jun 2015
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smartphones
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technology gifts
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schools
As mobile devices become a permanent fixture in classrooms, educators are having to compete with a host of electronic stimuli for students’ attention.
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Chorus launches programme for Kiwi students
Mon, 25th May 2015
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schools
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telco
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chorus
Chorus’ new Schools Gateway Programme sees the telco teaming up with secondary schools to introduce Kiwi students to the world of telecommunications.
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Carter Holt cladding 'inherently defective', appeal court hears
Wed, 4th Mar 2015
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edutech
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schools
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law
Carter Holt Harvey faces lawsuit over defective cladding used in 880 school buildings. Ministry of Education seeks to recoup costs.
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One in three Kiwi parents buying tech for the classroom
Fri, 9th Jan 2015
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edutech
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mobility
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tablets & laptops
A Warehouse Stationery survey has found technology is playing a growing role in children’s education in New Zealand.