Circles. NZC. Loops

Things are progressing quite well with our team destructing the NZC document for the pedagogy we want to have at HPSS. The great conversations and collaborative brainstorming is amazing however my brain does fry quite soon into the afternoon. What we all agree on as one of the strengths of our design process is that … More Circles. NZC. Loops Yesterday – the SLL got back into discussing what we found when we were asked to explore other curriculum areas that we did not have strengths in. I had chosen The Arts last week to look at and I was amazed at the amount of concepts and skills that teachers are expected to … More

My Tribe

So this week I have come to realise more and more that I am a part of many tribes however I have found my educational tribe.  I have had great leaders since starting my educational journey and each of them have moulded me in some aspect.  These people have inspired myself to be teacher.  Yet … More My Tribe


Design Thinking in Teaching – We had a great opportunity yesterday to explore the thought process that goes into designing a concept… We had to draw and sketch a lot so I thought I would try to see if I could represent our day on Monday through my illustrations .

Week 3 – So much information – thinking I am missing a day

This week has been the most thought provoking since starting three weeks ago.  Monday we learned through Julia about our dominance thinking- I am a 1211.  It was great reading about the spheres and how some of the truly characteristics of each colour applied to myself.  I also realised to balance the stressful issues in … More Week 3 – So much information – thinking I am missing a day