News about road safety education
Find news on education resources and programmes supported by the NZ Transport Agency. Includes stories about road safety activities from around New Zealand schools and regions.
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January 13 2014. Cutting the grass on steep embankments is a tricky technology challenge, and the solution echoes a student project from the past.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/auckland/hi-tech-motorway-mower-arrives
2 December 2013. Creative writing, persuasive texts and the impact of our decisions in shared spaces like the road network – new curriculum resources have much to offer for 2014.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/national/new-secondary-english-resources-released
July 8 2013. Student projects could build on details of the massive machine being shipped to work on motorway tunnel.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/auckland/poster-details-aucklands-monster-tunneling-machine
July 5 2013. A statistics teacher explains how he built up an NCEA level 3 practice assignment from NZTA curriculum resources.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/bay-of-plenty/year-13-stats-classes-delve-into-road-safety
NZTA curriculum resources for secondary and primary back inclusion on revamped TKI community.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/national/useful-resources-for-health-and-pe-teachers
During a secondary school English unit, students persuade others while taking the role of passengers.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/national/persuasive-voices-from-the-back-seat
Wellington College students investigate vehicle stopping distances during statistics lessons.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/national/stats-classes-put-the-brakes-on
Students studied forces, using an NZTA resource with SOLO-based Year 9 lesson plans.https://education.nzta.govt.nz/news/national/year-9-students-ramp-up-science-lessons