• CORE whānau
    CORE whānau

    Welcome this group. You have been invited because you are a CORE facilitator, project coordinator...

    • Anaru White

      Anaru White

      I have worked for CORE Education since 2012. I am currently an advisor for Te Ara Whītiki - The Connected Learning Advisory. I also provide tailored professional learning services for schools. I am Project Lead of CORE Education's Educators' Wellbeing Toolkit. I was an original navigat...

      Skills: te reo Māori, digital technologies, facilitation, online learning, mentoring, coaching

      • Rebbecca Sweeney

        Rebbecca Sweeney

        Rebbecca’s work with clusters encourages the exploration of conceptual understandings of collaborative work in clusters, in part by helping them to work with an adaptable framework. Rebbecca’s extensive experience of mentoring and facilitation is underpinned by her ability to: Mediate...

        Skills: leadership, mentoring, facilitation, self review, teaching as inquiry, accredited facilitator (ACC256)

        • Ruthanne Kennedy

          Ruthanne Kennedy

          Tēnā koutou katoa Ko Aoraki te maunga Ko Otākāro te awa Ko Halcione te waka Ko Ruthanne tōku ingoa Nō Ōtautahi ahau ēngari e noho ana ahau ki Tawa.   I am an ESOL coordinator in two schools in Tawa but also work online for CORE as the ePrincipal of the Accelerated English Lan...

          Skills: teaching as inquiry, blended learning, flipped classrooms, ESOL principles, English Language Learning progressions, leadership, facilitation, designing learning programmes, developing teaching resources, using digital tools

          • Chrissie Butler

            Chrissie Butler

            Tēnā koutou katoa | Ko Kinder Scout te maunga | Ko Ouse te awa | No Ely, Cambridge ahau | No CORE Education ahau | Ko Chrissie tōku ingoa | No reira, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā tātou katoa. Building understanding of inclusive practices, Universal Design for Learning and the inclusive desig...

            Skills: content development, video production and direction, creative work, facilitation

            • Sally Groenhart

              Sally Groenhart

              Kia ora Koutou I am very pleased to join the Core Education team as a Curriculum Champion for Te Whāriki. Most of my background has been within  the kindergarten sector in Teacher and Head Teacher roles in Auckland, Northern Auckland  and Nelson Associations. I spent two years as a Senior Teac...

              Skills: Relationship building, facilitation, mediation, team building, leadership

              • Tessa Gray

                Useful tips when posting online

                In our various roles online, we will increasingly find ourselves working in blended ways, both face-to-face and online.This page provides some support when working virtually inside edSpace: Inclusive posting online 5 tips for posting online Protocols to consider when work...

                Tags: tips, posting, online, protocols, norms, tone, feel, facilitation, modelling

                • Derek Wenmoth

                  Derek Wenmoth

                  Derek is currently director of eLearning at CORE Education, a not-for-profit education research and development organization based in Christchurch, New Zealand. Derek is regarded as one of NZ education’s foremost Future Focused thinkers, and is regularly asked to consult with policy makers and...

                  Skills: Facilitation, public speaking, strategic leadership

                  • Anne Kenneally

                    Anne Kenneally

                    Tēnā koutou katoa, Ko Makamaka te maunga, Ko Taieri te awa, Nō Allanton ahau, engari kei ​Taieri ahau e noho ana i nāia nei, Ko Anne Kenneally tōku ingoa. Greetings, my name is Anne Kenneally and I am based in Mosgiel, Otago, in the sunny South Island. I am an experienced professional learn...

                    Tags (please separate each one with a comma): Gardening, Reading, Cycling, Travelling, Learning, Facilitation, Literacy, Digital Literacy, Digital Fluency, Spiral of Inquiry

                    • Helen Cooper

                      Helen Cooper

                      Helen is a member of CORE's leadership team, and sponsor across Ministry PLD contracts awarded to CORE. She supports and guides project teams, providing leadership in design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. Her role with PLD programmes has involved providing strategic guidance and ...

                      Skills: Change leadership, Collaborative Governance, Strategic planning, PLD design, Curriculum development, Facilitation, Innovative Learning Environments, Future focused Education, Evaluation, Staff development

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                      Digital technologies and the NZC - what’s it all about?
                      This seminar introduced the topics covered in the Digital Technology strand and discussed what they might look like within a classroom programme. Digital Technology will be fully integrated as a strand of the Technology learning area in the New Zealand Curriculum and as a whenu within the...
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                      This is a fast and responsive community-based discussion forum, we’re not always going to ‘get it right’ but we know we can learn from each other.  We are a community of experts, some in classrooms, some who support a community of practitioners. All of your wonderings and...
                    • Ki te Ao | March
                      Ki te Ao | March
                      The latest CORE newsletter is out now - take a moment to read about ACCELERATOR, uLearn18 call for abstracts, NPDL NZ Deep Learning Lab and lots of other opportunities coming your way: