How to get to amazing New Zealand digital collections

What is Digital NZ? DigitalNZ is an initiative that seeks to help people find, share, and use New Zealand digital content. It was launched by the National Library of New Zealand in 2008 Who is Digital NZ? We are a small team passionate about connecting New Zealanders to useful and interesting information. You can find out more about who we are here: http://www.digitalnz.org/about/who-we-are. What inspires your team? We love working with organisations all over the country, and internationally, to help […]

TeacherSpace – an online space for NZ Secondary Teachers to connect, share and collaborate

George Arthur-Amohau is the creator of TeacherSpace (teacherspace.co.nz).  He is a passionate teacher, who in his ‘spare’ time developed this project. He hopes that TeacherSpace will not only promote better connectedness and sharing between teachers, but also foster collaboration and support. During the school holidays, we had the opportunity to talk with George about himself, his background and his hopes and dreams for TeacherSpace. Where do you come from? I tell people I’m from Dunedin. That’s not entirely true, but that’s […]

Music can really speak to people and help them get through tough times

Bronwyn Halley is a contemporary country singer/songwriter from Dunedin, New Zealand. She believes that music can really speak to people and help them get through tough times. How did you start your musical career? I started learning music when i was 4. I learnt theory and I learnt the recorder for a couple of years. From there I moved on to the trumpet for a year, then flute for 3 years, before I eventually wanted to start singing at about […]

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