NetNZ: Beyond Sustainability

The question of sustainability has been one that has vexed all elearning clusters and the VLN community for sometime now. Ever since the Ministry of Education stopped the funding designed to build clusters to a sustainable position, uncertainty has been ever present. The reality is funding the leadership of these clusters themselves is an expensive […]

Thinking of the future

A couple of weeks ago we held a day (and night) long meeting for CantaNet Principals in Tekapo.  This was a significant event and the very first time we had got all the principals together since the amalgamation.  As you could imagine it was a perfect opportunity to get everyone on the same page.  The […]

Deconstructing Michael: Consistency is the key

I have finally returned to Michael Barbour’s analysis of the Virtual Learning Network (VLN), completed last year.  It you haven’t read it, then I recommend you do so (click here), especially if you have an interest in the future of the VLN (or CantaNet).  It is a very accessible read. In this post we have […]

What the students say 2012