When today’s students reach the workforce, their career success will depend as much on their thought processes as their knowledge, but how do they develop those thought processes? Find out in our latest blog:
VR is still very much an emerging technology, but in our latest blog we explore 5 ways in which it can reinvent the classroom.
By 2020, all schools need to have a strong handle on the Digital Technologies area of the New Zealand Curriculum. We’ve outlined 4 considerations that will help in your 2019 journey.
We’d like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! From the whole team at New Era, we wish you an enjoyable and relaxing end of year break. We hope that your festive season is full of laughter, fun and great memories. We sincerely thank you […]
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 trusted, qualified advice and […]
The Ministry of Education and Google have announced that all Kiwi schools are now eligible to the Chrome Education License. From November 1st, all state and state-integrated schools will be able to start claiming ministry-funded Chrome Education licenses to manage new and existing unmanaged Chromebooks. This is an exciting development for schools, meaning the […]
In this article, I would like to talk about two familiar but important concepts. Both are linked and equally critical in the decision making the process for ICT in education. Firstly – yardsticks. There is little argument that as people we gather the sense of morality and behaviour from what […]
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 […]
We’re excited to announce new immersive video experiences that are now available for our subscribers in the ClassVR Library. Go on safari with a cheetah, fly through a fireworks display, join in with South African street musicians or spend some time with penguins in Antarctica – immersive video takes your […]
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 additions to the agreement. Minecraft Education […]