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  1. Glossary L

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z L Word Definition Related terms Lateral accountability A concept that explores collaborative practice. It is used to describe the power of collaboration when one is accountable to one's self and one's peers. (Michael Fullan) Collaboration Language of learning Language used to describe learning often used by teachers to make the learning processes clear for students, and for students to be able to reflect on how they...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/publications/modern-new-zealand-learning-practice-glossary/glossary-a-z/glossary-l/

  2. Foreword

    Our children and young people are growing up in a rapidly changing world in which they will face increasingly complex challenges, as well as exciting opportunities. Teachers, leaders, trustees and managers are starting to rethink learning for a globalised world. In doing so, many New Zealand schools are leading the way in innovative teaching practices, systems, spaces and technology. The way our schools look and feel is starting to change and it can be difficult for parents, families and whānau...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/publications/modern-new-zealand-learning-practice-glossary/foreword/

  3. Glossary M

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z M Word Definition Related terms Mahi tahi In education, this is working together collaboratively in the pursuit of learner-centred education goals.   Manaakitanga Describes the immediate responsibilty and authority of the host to care for their visitor's emotional, spiritual, physical and mental wellbeing. In the learning context, these encompass the need to care for children and young people as culturally located human...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/publications/modern-new-zealand-learning-practice-glossary/glossary-a-z/glossary-m/

  4. Glossary U

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z U Word Definition Related terms Ubiquitous learning Learning that can happen anywhere, any time. Anywhere / anytime learning UDL See Universal Design for Learning Universal Design for Learning UFB (Ultra-fast broadband) Broadband that uses fibre to deliver much faster speeds of communication and transfer of data (in excess of 25 Mbps) than possible with wireless connections. Broadband, Data Ultranet A...

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  5. Glossary F

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z F Word Definition Related terms F2F Face-to-face learning, where the teacher and student are in the same space, face-to-face.   Facebook Facebook (FB) is an online social networking service. Social networking Facetime An Apple app which allows you to make video calls (talk and see who you are talking to in real time). It works between iPhones, iPads, iPad touch and Mac computers.   Firewall A firewall is...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/publications/modern-new-zealand-learning-practice-glossary/glossary-a-z/glossary-f/

  6. ERO Insights - Term 1, 2018

    It is hard to believe that the first term is almost over! After what has no doubt been a busy start to the year, I hope you can take a moment to reflect and consider how valuable it is too, as you form new relationships with the children and young people you are working with, their families/whānau, get into new routines, establish expectations and get down to the nitty gritty of teaching and learning.ERO remains committed to ensuring that early learning services and schools are empowered to sup...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/footer-upper/news/ero-insights-term-1/

  7. Imperatives for change

    When today’s students leave school they will enter a rapidly changing world. More than ever, academic success and personal competencies will be the key to their future success. Most students now have ready access to a vast amount of information on the internet but they have to learn to make sense of what they find, examine it critically, and use it appropriately and wisely. The demands imposed by both rapid change and ever-expanding knowledge have major implications for educators, who are resp...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/publications/leading-innovative-learning-in-new-zealand-schools-april-2018/imperatives-for-change/

  8. Glossary W

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z W Word Definition Related terms Watering hole A place, either physical or digital, to gather for peer learning and sharing. Digital Web See www   Web 2.0 The second stage of development of the Internet, characterised especially by the change from web pages that were fixed, to ones that could be changed, updated and the growth of social media. Social media Webcam A video camera on a computer. The video...

    https://www.ero.govt.nz/publications/modern-new-zealand-learning-practice-glossary/glossary-a-z/glossary-w/

  9. Glossary C

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z C Word Definition Related terms Me Speak to 3 others to sort out ideas and build understanding before seeing the teacher for help.   Campsite A physical space where groups are called together to share and discuss information, often informally.   Caves A space for individual study, reflection, quiet reading and creative flow.   Chromebooks Laptops that use the Chrome Operating System (OS). These work with G...

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