Latest newsletter features competition advice and inspiration

May 15 2017. The latest Education Portal newsletter is out now. You'll find a copy in the next issue of the Education Gazette magazine coming out in schools. The PDF version is below.

The Future Transport Competition features in the newsletter.

In this issue:

Pt Chevalier School teacher Nathan Crocker talks about how his students made a start on their big ideas for the competition.

Young people can be innovative when it comes to design thinking. For inspiration, read about the university students who design and build electric cars. Plus: the design principles they work with.

Quick tips to check entries meet competition criteria.

Meet two of the competition judges: TV newsreader Daniel Faitaua and global game-based learning specialist Dr Bron Stuckey.

Plus, Keeping Safe Around Trucks: a new curriculum resource for NZC Levels 1-4 Science, Mathematics with Statistics, Social Studies and Health and Physical Education.

Education Portal newsletter 36: Future Transport Competition.

Download the newsletter (PDF, 1.5 MB)