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Vietnam Adventures - the full story

Posted 13 Sep 2017 11:30am

It all began in June 2016, when the Institute of Professional Learning and The University of Waikato collaborated on the provision of a professional development course for teachers and principals at Vinschool, Hanoi, Vietnam...

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Learning in and About Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh

Posted 11 Aug 2017 9:37am

This is the second post about a recent trip to Vietnam as part of ongoing professional development provided by the IPL, University of Waikato, for teachers from Vinschool.

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Learning In and About Vietnam in Hanoi

Posted 10 Aug 2017 11:19am

As part of ongoing professional development provided by the Institute of Professional Development, University of Waikato, for teachers from Vinschool I travelled to Vietnam in June with a colleague to facilitate 6 modules of work, firstly in Hanoi and then in Ho Chi Minh city. Mary and I were in Hanoi for two weeks and then Ho Chi Minh for two weeks, so a great chance to see a few sights and taste the culture of Vietnam, when our work allowed us time off

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Working in Vietnam with Teachers

Posted 11 Jul 2017 10:43am

I have been working with teachers in Vietnam on modern learning practices.  It has been a great experience, revising all of the principles of learning, assessment practices, student-centred learning, curriculum development, and ways of connecting your school with your community - local, national and global.

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Changing Times for Teachers Reflected in Changes in Our Teaching Standards

Posted 18 Jun 2017 10:06am

In July, 2017, teachers will be held to new benchmarks of their professional practice through 6 Teaching Standards which will replace the 12 existing PTCs (practising teacher criteria). Here's what you need to know...

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Flipped Learning - Why You Must!

Posted 02 May 2017 9:20am by Leigh Hynes

Like all good pedagogies, flipped learning is one that you can adapt and polish to suit your own circumstances.   I am leading a couple of workshops on flipped learning in Wellington this June and so thought it was timely to revisit some of the tenets that I believe are upheld by flipping.

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