Monthly Archives: February 2015

Modern Learning Environments

This information comes form the Ministry of Education Website.  It is important to remember that although there are significant changes to buildings, furniture and classroom layout, it is the pedagogy that is what is driving these changes, to best meet … Continue reading

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Modern Learning Environments / News Articles

There is an increasing number of articles about MLE’s in the media.  These may be of interest to you. http://www.stuff.co.nz/waikato-times/news/66478065/Modern-learning-environments-in-Waikato-schools This article is also an interesting read.  Five of our staff attended Yolanda Soryl’s phonics course last week.  She is … Continue reading

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Pod Blogs

At present our Pods blogs are ‘under construction’ – they will be available in the very near future.  Our Rimu Pod students each have their own blog, and our Totara and Kowhai Pods have Pod blogs.  These will be shared … Continue reading

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Powhiri for Mr Orr

A small group of representatives will be attending a powhiri for Mr Orr at Fairfield school this morning.  The powhiri begins at 9.45am.  We will be meeting at the MacArthur Street entrance shortly beforehand.

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