Tag: learning

Maria Aarts, Marte Meo and Storypark

Maria Aarts now sits on the Storypark advisory team alongside other thought-leaders from around the world including Charles Pascal, Joce Nuttall, Sue Robb and Anne Meade. This group helps guide Storypark to ensure we develop features that encourage the best...

/ November 9, 2016

The Golden Gift – Marte Meo at home

Dutch born, Maria Aarts, studied parent-child interactions for 40 years across varies countries and cultures. She recognised the difficulties in explaining scientific observations of a child’s problems to parents and other educators and in turn developed ‘Marte Meo‘. Marte Meo means ‘One’s own strength’...

/ November 1, 2016

Nature versus Nurture?

This is an age old question. Every year more and more studies are published to show that childhood development is influenced by a variety of factors.  Whilst parents supply the gene pool for children, everyday activities and environment have a...

/ September 27, 2016

Even more quick tips for getting the most out of Storypark

Add colour to your stories The story editor has options that allow you to add coloured backgrounds, coloured borders on images, as well as font types, weights and colours to support you in creating a story that is visually appealing....

/ July 27, 2016

Learning in a puddle

One of my clearest childhood memories is of a friend and I walking to school and coming across a gigantic puddle. It was like a magnet that drew us closer and closer. I remember us looking at each other, no...

/ June 8, 2016

Storypark ePortfolios create excitement with kindergarten community

Last week the Storypark team had the pleasure of attending a presentation by local Hutt City Kindergartens who have been using Storypark e-portfolios for the last few months. The kindergarten teachers from Pencarrow were very eager to share their experience...

/ November 21, 2012

Latest Storypark features save teachers time

We are very happy to announce our latest software update that will make it easier for you to use Storypark ePortfolios. Thank you for sending us your feedback about our last release and we are glad to hear that you...

/ November 20, 2012

Storypark e-portfolios increase parent engagement

It is well known that a strong parent community is an asset to any school A well functioning parent community completes the loop between teachers and children enabling everyone to be more informed and connected. For children, being able to...

/ November 12, 2012

New Storypark e-portfolio features for parents and teachers

Hello! We are very happy to announce some updates that will make it easier for teachers and parents to use Storypark. Thanks for sending us your feedback as we love to hear from you. We know that printing options are...

/ November 5, 2012