September 2019

Reflect, Innovate, Shine, and Educate TENZ 2019 Conference is looking to be an amazing experience. A conference specifically designed for teachers in the early childhood, primary, secondary, and tertiary sectors, with something for all levels and all technological areas. This is the place to meet with like-minded educators, in an enjoyable setting, and we think […]

January- February

From the Chair Kia ora, When I started drafting this I wrote “I would like to wish you all a Happy New Year. We all hope you had a relaxing Christmas with family and friends”. However, it is hard to believe we are already three months into 2019. Three months on, the first thing I […]


From the Chair Kia ora, Can you believe the year is almost over?  I hope you all have a relaxing summer holiday break and return to school in 2019 refreshed and renewed. This year has certainly been a busy one for TENZ. First of all, I wish to thank the many teachers who have worked so […]

September – October, 2018

From the Chair Kia ora, Where has this year gone? I hope you aren’t feeling too frazzled and have most of your work and marking under control. Over the last few months the Council has moved ahead in so many areas, I hope I can capture it all. We have continued our work with external […]

July-August, 2018

From the Chair Kia ora, Although July and August were cold and wet months they didn’t stop the Council from moving forward and forging links with industry and schools. Council members also worked with students on their Velocity projects.  In spare moments Council members have been contacting companies to investigate ways they could support New […]

May-June 2018

From the Chair Kia ora, It is with great sadness that on May 26 the TENZ Council farewelled Cia Winter. Cia has worked on the Council for over 15 years both as secretary and also acting chair. In these roles Cia wrote articles for T-News, IPENZ reports, and attended TESAC meetings, Ministry meetings, Digital technologies […]

March and April 2018

From the Chair Kia ora, This newsletter will outline what we achieved in March and April with the next newsletter outlining TENZ progress in May and June. Networks of Expertise Ministry of Education Funding As chair of TENZ, I am thrilled to be able to inform you that the Ministry of Education (MOE) awarded TENZ […]