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Yr9/10 Quiz Oct18

Yr9/10 Quiz

ASSA will be holding its Year 9/10 Social Studies quiz on Monday 11th November at Mission Height Junior College.  Get your entries in! Free for members or $25 per team for non-members. Quiz Flyer 2019

The Importance of Positive Cultural Narratives ; celebrating Maori role models Aug20

The Importance of Po...

Presentation by Associate Professor Melinda Webber at the ASSA PD on 8th August 2019 One of the greatest challenges facing Maori students’ participation in education concerns the restoration and experience of cultural pride and academic efficacy in their lives. This presentation will...

Applying the Principles of the Treaty of Waitangi to teaching Aug12

Applying the Princip...

Presentation by Clementine Fraser, HOD History, Avondale College at the ASSA PD on 8th August 2019 Every teacher has a responsibility to understand and demonstrate a commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi. This presentation (Teaching Te Tiriti Clem Fraser) will explain why, and provide examples...

CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING FOR SOCIAL STUDIES Jul19

CULTURALLY RESPONSIV...

Please find attached the information on our next event to be held at the Mt Eden Bowling Club on Thursday 8th August at 4.30 pm. “Culturally Responsive Teaching for Social Studies” with Associate Professor Melinda Webber, University of Auckland,  and Clementine Fraser from...

Gamify your Classroom Jun07

Gamify your Classroo...

POWER UP YOUR CLASSROOM.  – Friday 28th June at Mission Heights Junior College. This one day workshop delves into how game-based learning is an effective teaching strategy.  Hear from the ‘converted’ teachers already creating meaningful learning experiences with GBL at the...

Teaching resources from Gapminder May24

Teaching resources f...

HOME WHAT GAPMINDER IS Gapminder is an independent Swedish foundation with no political, religious or economic affiliations. Gapminder is a fact tank, not a think tank. Gapminder fights devastating misconceptions about global development. Gapminder produces free teaching resources making the...