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Total Solutions for Schools – Term 4, 2018

The Term Four issue of Total Solutions for Schools is out now! In this Issue What’s New? We take a look at what’s new for educators in the technology space this term. Client Story: Creating a Connected Environment. St Mary’s College uses Microsoft Teams to…

Introducing New Era Technology

After over 22 years of supporting New Zealand schools with leading-edge technology solutions, we are excited to announce that New Era IT will change its name to New Era Technology later this year. New Era IT was initially founded in 1996 with a mission to provide truste…

From the CEO: Welcome to Term Four

Welcome back to Term 4. By the time you read this update, it will be under ten weeks until Christmas. 2018 has flown by. With the end of the year looming we are busily prepping for the craziness of the Christmas break. It is in this coming holiday break that a huge numb…

Unpacking the New Microsoft Education Agreement

You may have seen this week that the Ministry of Education has renewed its software agreement with Microsoft. All schools will continue to have free access to the Microsoft education suite of learning and collaboration tools through to December 2021 with some exciting a…

Is Appraisal Part of Your ICT Programme?

The changes in the Education Council and the Practising Teachers Criteria over the past few years have been significant. A focus of my own post graduate study was asking the question: Do teachers value the data that is used to perform their appraisal? A significant numb…

From the CEO: Welcome Back to Term 3

I hope the recent term break gave you some time out and the ability to re-energise. I’d like to extend a warm welcome to our new clients and staff who are joining us this term. Term 3 is here and is the start of some exciting things for ICT in education. If you don’…

Total Solutions for Schools – Term 3, 2018

The term three issue of Total Solutions for Schools is out now! In this Issue What’s New? We take a look at what’s new for educators in the technology space this term. Client Story: Strengthening Community Bonds. De La Salle College make the most of Microsoft 36…

Simplifying the Cloud Conversation

By Tony Gilbert, National Education Specialist at New Era IT Some of the most intriguing rhetoric that I have heard recently concerns the cost of ‘moving to the cloud’. Those of you that know me know I have a very low tolerance for the gap between people’s…

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