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I write this summary one week after the Christchurch Mosque Terror Attacks. It’s still hard to believe that it actually happened. Neuroscientist Nathan Wallis was interviewed here giving advice and answering questions about how to talk to children/students about the attacks.

Summary to 24 March  2019

Musicnet Summary 18 March 2019

Musicnet Summary 18 March 2019

 

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Last week Helen from Computer Music formally announced the closure of her company. I know many of you will have contacted her individually, but I wish to thank her for the time she has spent supporting…

Musicnet Summary to 11 March 2019

Musicnet Summary to 11 March 2019

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Summary to 11 March 2019

The annual student songwriting competition, Hook-line-and-sing-a-long, which is a collaboration between MENZA and The NZ Music Commission closes this sunday, March 17th. $1500 of prizes are up for grabs. If you don’t have…

Summary of Musicnet to 2 March 2019

Summary of Musicnet to 2 March 2019

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This last week I spent time supporting teachers in developing their Music technology skills. They took time out of their busy day, to assess what they are doing, and what they could be doing in the future. Some spoke of the great support…

Musicnet Summary to 24 Feb 2019

Musicnet Summary to 24 Feb 2019

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Over the last 5 years there has been a number of consultations by the Ministry of Education on what we do in schools. However, for the current review of Tomorrow’s Schools, it is vital that as many submissions are made to advocate…

Musicnet Summary to 15th Feb 2019

Musicnet Summary to 15th Feb 2019

 

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First of all, apologies for the lack of a summary last week. Living in Nelson, I was directly affected by the fires and so have been catching up on a few days of lost productivity since last weekend. My family and cat…