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Started this discussion. Last reply by Leigh Hynes Jul 12, 2011. 2 Replies

I am having a real blast with Google docs (since my experience using it at the Face to Face VPLD) and my students at school.Blended learning (hybrid learning) is alive and well at Ruapehu College.  I…Continue

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I am a learning with digital technologies facilitator working for the University of Waikato on a contract to build school capacity for blended learning for the Ministry of Education. My beliefs are that students can achieve their full potential using the power of learning with ICTs.
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Leigh Hynes's Blog

Authentic Contexts For Learning

Posted on October 15, 2018 at 17:14 0 Comments

I have been wondering about what makes an authentic context for learning because it seems that their are various definitions about what this really means.  I posted a blog about this today in Hynessight and thought I would cross-post it in here because there is a great community to give feedback about such things.  

The new digital technology areas in the New Zealand Curriculum both urge learning to be…


What can Secondary Teachers Do Differently?

Posted on March 19, 2018 at 9:00 1 Comment

Crossblogged from Hynessight

What can Secondary School Teachers Do Differently?…



Posted on November 28, 2017 at 13:30 4 Comments

Crossblogged from my Hynessight blog

Eduspeak   Deep understanding, rich understanding, unpack a concept, what that looks like in your school, resonates, dispositions, teaching as inquiry, digging deeper, scaffolding, synthesis, best practice…


Politics, Colleagues and Friends

Posted on September 12, 2017 at 6:00 1 Comment

Cross-posted from Hynessight.

Politics, Colleagues and Friends

It is so easy, isn't it?  The elections looming in the next few weeks and posts go up on Facebook declaring your political bent.  In…

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At 20:46 on October 3, 2014, Barbara Reid said…

Thanks Leigh. Another place to connect and explore. 

At 19:43 on July 10, 2011, Hazel Owen said…
Welcome on board Leigh :-) Superb to see you here. Please feel free to treat this space as home...and jump in with your super posts, comments, ideas, and resources. Cheers. Hazel



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