Changing the narrative: Exploring Gallipoli through empathy
‘The range of emotions that students come up with is confronting and powerful.’ Learning Innovation Specialist Donald James describes how the Learning Team at Te Papa have helped children empathise with war.
When does success look like failure? The important lessons found in robotics
If you were a fly on the wall in the Robotics After School Club, you would see a messy, noisy room of kids and the facilitators bouncing around like bearings in a pinball machine. Learning Innovation Special Donald James talks about learning through failing.
New Zealand at the Venice Biennale: Our most ambitious learning resource yet
Head of Learning Innovation Miri Young introduces a digital learning resource for teachers which bridges the gap between New Zealand and Venice, and brings the digital artwork 'Lisa Reihana: Emissaries' into classrooms.
In the lead-up to the 2017 General Election, we linked five major election issues to objects from the collection, or education programmes. In this post, Learning Innovation Specialist Ewan MacLeod writes about Education.