Home learning officially kicks off today, and one of the biggest areas to consider is student motivation and engagemnet during this time. This zoom webinar from The Education Hub tonight will discuss the research on motivation and engagement as well as practical techniques teachers and school leaders can use to increase student engagement. View Webinar … Read moreEducation Hub Webinar
All the best for a new and remote Term 2! As schools around New Zealand head into a ‘distance teaching’ start to the term, communications become ever more important. Through effective communications, schools can help ensure that their community is kept up to date with the latest information relevant to the school, parents are feeling … Read moreAll The Best for Term 2!
Just a thought…🤔 Have you thought about a virtual assembly with your students? Under normal circumstances, principal-student communications happen naturally through casual face-to-face interactions and, more formally, through school assemblies. The students are used to hearing important news from you. You, the principal, are a credible source of information for them, so it may just … Read moreVirtual Assembly
Just a thought… Are your staff contact details up to date? As schools and teachers prepare for distance learning come 15 April, this is a friendly reminder to make sure that all your staff contact details are up to date on your website and on your school app. If you’re a KiwiSchools customer and need … Read moreUpdating Staff Details
Well, it’s officially now the last day of Term 1, 2020. Though many schools will use the holidays over the next two weeks to get set up for distance-learning, there are lots of online resources from play-learning ideas to science experiments and maths games that parents can access in the meantime, and it can get … Read moreSchool Holidays
In these uncertain times, one of the best ways to communicate with your parent community is through your website (and app, if you have one). Making sure the latest and most relevant information is easily accessible by parents is key in keeping everyone on the same page. Get in touch with us on email@example.com if … Read moreCOVID-19 Alerts Panel
Even though schools are all closed now (and we’ve all become homeschool parents), KiwiSchools is proud to be doing our part in helping communities stay connected by supporting our schools with tools to keep your whanau informed and reduce the workload for school staff. Stay tuned for more ways we can help your schools. Kia … Read moreContinuing to support our KiwiSchools clients