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NetSafe reporting is now available in Pond

N4L is delighted to now include NetSafe as one of our partners working with us to support the effective use of digital technologies within the education sector. NetSafe works with schools and the wider community to promote confident, safe and responsible use of online...

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Two exciting developments for Pond!

It’s an exciting time in Pond and we’re pleased to announce two major developments to help Pond become an integral part of teacher planning. Pond is now open to all educators working in NZ schools, and we’ve also recently introduced our new Make a Splash programme - a...

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Making a difference in Howick; By Matt Hall-White

One of the great things about my job is seeing first hand the difference that N4L makes in schools.  A case in point is my recent visit to Howick Intermediate. Howick Intermediate is a decile 5 intermediate school nestled in the eastern suburbs of Auckland.  It’s one...

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Updating to Apple iOS 8

Hey Apple fans! Excited for iOS 8 coming this week? Whether or not you're excited about the update or you like things they way they are, you'll probably remember last year's big update. When Apple released their new operating system (iOS 7) 12 months ago school and...

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Tims provide the guiding light via ICT Advisory Service

Recently N4L was given the interim contract to offer an ICT Advisory service for schools while an RFP process allowed the Ministry of Education to assess applications for a more permanent solution. This Interim ICT Advisory Service is fully funded by the Ministry of...

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As Pioneer Schools come to a close, what have we learned?

Over the last 5 weeks we have been working closely with the 15 schools participating in our Pioneer School programme for Pond. Some schools have done amazing work, coaxing even the most reluctant of teachers into Pond and some schools have been snowed under meaning...

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