The Elephant morphs into 2016 Travel Scholarship

By NZAIMS inc | Posted: Wednesday November 23, 2016

Hugh Gully the recipient of the 2015 NZAIMS Travel scholarship shares his report, "The Elephant in the Room."  Revelations of a not so engaged learner who is now the principal of the same intermediate school and seeking to engage today's not so engaged learners. 

Hugh seeks to inspire, motivate and engage today's learners in the way he was himself motivated to engage and commit to his learning.  Through inspiring interest, supporting success and growing the confidence to continue with the learning a change of significance occurred.  While it was an elephant in the technology suite that drew Hugh back from the "looking out the window and playing inside his head " games of cricket, Hugh suggests there are other engagers for the 21st century learner. Read more