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November 3rd

Dont Forget Your Camera!

Leaving 8am (Travelling time approx 1hr 15mins)

9.15am to 11am Tauhara School, Taupo (Thanks to Bob for arranging this)

2 pm to 3.30pm Taihape Area School (Brand new) (Travel 1 ½ hours)

  • Focus Area: New School / Design / E-learning Provision / Futures Planning

Accommodation: (Taihape to Foxton approx: 1 ¼ hrs)

  • Celtic Motel 29 Purcell Street, Foxton Ph: (00 64) 6 363 5333


  • Dinner:

  • - Perhaps the Foxton Family Restaurant, 0.5km from the motel?

November 4th

8.30 am Walk to Coley Street School, Foxton Principal: Richard McMillan

12 o’clock Leave Coley Street

Travel 40 mins

1.15 to 3.30 Russell Street School, 25 Russell Street, Palmerston North

  • Russell Street was the lead school in an ICT Cluster from 2001-2003

  • Acting Principal is Regan Orr Principal, David Reardon is on study leave

  • (Their website is a blog!)

  • Nick Rate, the school’s DP was an e-fellow last year focussing on e-portfolios. He has been awarded an ‘Apple Distinguished Educator’ this year.

Return to Rotorua (4.5 hours) Home by 9pm Tea on the way home