Tagged: learning

Dyslexia in New Zealand Schools

The current support for dyslexic students in New Zealand schools is a joke. An absolute joke. When there is a reportedly 7% of students in New Zealand Schools have Dyslexia, it doesn’t sound like...

Lend me your pencils

As the new year begins, I have begun to prepare for the first day back at school, and the remainder of the term, and year. One thing that has always plagued my classroom has...

Learning and Teaching and Learning

This week, the Minister published a new announcement through the media. The headline: “Hekia Parata – Let’s make learning better.” For whatever reason, this completely grated with all sense and sensibility within me. Something...

The Answer to everything is not an App.

It’d seem that there is a reliance on tech and apps to meet the needs of students with learning difficulties. While there are apps and assistive technologies to help students with their learning, the...

David Seymour’s Crying Baby

Waaaa. Waaaa. Stop picking on my baby. David Seymour sure is a whiney wet fish when he comes out to defend his precious little charter schools. This came about as a charter school approached...