Introducing teacher profiles

Today’s release gives each teacher their own Storypark profile. Teacher profiles are visible to the other teachers that a teacher works with. Parents and family members cannot access a teacher’s profile. To access a teacher’s profile click on the teacher’s...

/ April 28, 2014

Pam Cubey, on schemas and the delight in understanding children’s learning

I still feel that young children are totally enchanting.  I find myself observing them with delight, and reflecting on what they are doing and thinking about as they play . – Pam Cubey Where to start with introducing Pam Cubey? With...

/ April 15, 2014

Introducing Storypark reports!

Today we’ve released an exciting new feature that will give teachers a whole new insight into what’s happening at their early learning services. Would you like to know if parent engagement in their child’s learning has been increasing at your...

/ April 1, 2014

Learning @ school roadshow, New Zealand 13-22 May 2014

Following on from an awesome roadshow last year, Storypark’s partner Core Education is running a number of exciting workshops around the country to support the understanding and use of IT in early childhood centres. This in includes using ePortfolios, iPads,...

/ March 4, 2014

92% of parents rated Storypark as easy to use

The results from the Storypark Parent Survey are out now! In December last year we conducted our first Storypark member survey. A big thank you to the many Storypark members who participated. I’m sure you will all be interested it...

/ February 26, 2014

The NZ Festival of Education, an awesome opportunity to experience and learn about innovation in the NZ education community

The Festival of Education is for every one –  families, teachers and children. It’s going to be hands-on and fun! Running out of Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this is your opportunity to actively celebrate (for free!)  achievements in the New Zealand...

/ February 26, 2014

Early childhood education through distance learning – so how does that work then?

The Early Childhood service of Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu, New Zealand’s correspondence school, was looking for a bridge between new technology and what they knew all children needed to learn, through hands-on, full sensory experiences. Storypark fitted the...

/ February 20, 2014

Introducing learning sets, learning tags and other updates!

We are excited to have released our new ‘Learning sets and learning tags’ features! Storypark has been working with teachers and experts in New Zealand and Australia to help enrich learning stories by deepening links to curriculum, learning outcomes and...

/ February 12, 2014

Ever wondered how children overcome adversity and move onto to become successful and inspiring leaders?

Over the last month my family and I have been travelling in Cambodia and have been privileged enough to get to know a number of inspiring people, and this in a country where there are so many barriers to success....

/ February 9, 2014

Update: Story view count, filter stories and group story improvements

Today’s update includes a number of bug fixes and requested features from recent teacher and family feedback. At a glance, see the number of times each story has been viewed by family: Filter stories by date and activity: Changes to group...

/ January 27, 2014