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Curriculum Mapping

Curriculum mapping software: what all schools need to know

To create the best learning environment for students, schools need to have a curriculum mapping system in place to collect exactly what teachers are detailing for their curriculum related objectives, such as achievement objectives or competencies from the New Zealand or TMOA curricula.

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Nathan Collie and team

The New Religious Education Curriculum: To Tātou Whakapono Our Faith

Many catholic schools around New Zealand are now beginning to explore planning for the new national curriculum for religious education – To Tātou Whakapono Our Faith. With the finalised drafts now set in place, this curriculum has been added to the iUgo digital teacher planner. Achievement Objectives are intrinsically linked to learning intentions and all have been mapped according to relevant phases of learning.

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teacher timetables and schedules

The easy way to create teacher timetables and schedules

This is the final blog in our three-part series on teacher planning. It brings together all the aspects of planning to determine exactly what you are going to teach, when. Discover how to make this really easy within your wider school timetable, no matter what level or subject you teach.

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Teacher planning

Teacher planning for learning areas or subjects

This is the second in a three-part series on how to use iUgo to be more effective with your teacher planning. Having covered Long Term Planning, here we drill down into how to translate those goals into actionable unit plans (programs) for subject or learning areas, and save a whole lot of time as you do so.

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Te Marautanga o Aotearoa

Te Marautanga o Aotearoa refresh: iUgo planning update

The newest whānau member of Tikanga ā-Iwi has arrived! You can at last delve into Te Takanga o te Wā – Māori History, while other Wāhanga Ako are still being refreshed. The prospect of adapting to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa refresh can be a bit daunting, but the iUgo digital teacher planner is here to help.

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Andrew Boaz

All your lesson planning and resources in one place

Previously, Year 7 and 8 teacher Andrew Boaz of Rolleston School would have multiple folders to shift through depending on the curriculum area, and files that needed uploaded, downloaded and then filed. Then Andrew tried the iUgo Planner and it all changed.

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Collaborative digital tool for teacher planning

Specialist Classroom Teacher at Whanganui High School, Jo Ander, was on the constant lookout for digital tools that could support her team’s planning. Once she discovered iUgo, she jumped straight into a 30-day trial of iUgo and didn’t look back.

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Structured, time-saving planning with iUgo

Wayne Widdowson of Henderson Primary School in Auckland knows that one of the keys to teaching success is learning how to organise your day. Since he found iUgo his planning has become easy, structured and saves him tons of time to be able to do other teaching tasks.

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Nathan Collie

School-wide lesson planning and collaboration

The team at St Patricks, Invercargill, were looking to shift away from paper planning back in 2015. Nathan Collie was the first to discover iUgo and learnt how to effectively plan online. Since then, the whole teaching team have signed up to iUgo

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Time-saving teacher planner

iUgo brings little efficiencies that add up to a big lot, says Kerikeri’s Riverview School teacher and team leader, John Bowron. Read more about this time-saving teacher planner.

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How to support student engagement in children

I teach children aged between 5-and-a-half and seven-and-a-half years old. During the years I have developed different activities I use in the classroom to keep the children engaged and motivated during the day while learning and having fun.

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Sue Huntleigh-Smith

Move from paper planning to a digital teacher planner

Sue Huntleigh-Smith was ready to move on from paper planning. A lack of space and a never-ending paper trail were holding her back from reaching goals. Luckily she heard her colleagues singing iUgo’s praises in the lunch room, so she started her trial and hasn’t looked back.

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