Tech21 Updates

Kia ora from Tech21

Connecting ākonga and the tech sector, navigating through our digital future! Check out the Tech21 Summit highlights (it’s only three minutes) here. We asked ākonga how awesome their day was? See what they had to say here. Also, what did teachers think of Tech21? We asked them. Watch your favourite Tech21 Summit talks on-demand (please share them … Continue reading "Kia ora from Tech21"
Tech21 Updates

Tech21 Q&A with Tara Fagan

 We asked Raranga Matihiko’s Tara Fagan how she spends her working days. Q: What did you think you would be when you grew up?A: An astronaut Q:   What is your mahi?A:  Designing and leading learning programmes. Lots of cool tech and people involved. Q:   What is the favourite part of your job?A:  Getting … Continue reading "Tech21 Q&A with Tara Fagan"
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Tech21 Q&A with James Brooks

We asked ARA Journeys’ James Brooks (JB)  how he made the move from hip hop to tech! Q:   What did you think you would be when you grew up? A:  A Rapper (Since I was 11) or an Astronomer. Q:  What is your mahi? A:  Junior Game Developer, so mainly programming and coding (Game Development) … Continue reading "Tech21 Q&A with James Brooks"
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Tech21 Q&A with Brittany Teei

We asked KidsCoin Founder Brittany Teei how she switched from a professional tennis career to tech!  Q: What did you think you would be when you grew up? A: I thought I would first be a tennis player, then a fashion designer, then a businesswoman and a teacher. Q: What is your mahi? A: I … Continue reading "Tech21 Q&A with Brittany Teei"
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Tech21 Summit: inspiring ākonga into tech careers

By Education Gazette editors New Zealand’s technology workforce needs more diversity and one event is aiming to help achieve that – by appealing to young Māori, Pacific and female learners and showcasing the possibilities that await them if they pursue a tech career pathway.    Approximately 1500 Year 7-10 students from south Auckland schools are expected to attend the Tech21 Young Innovators Summit … Continue reading "Tech21 Summit: inspiring ākonga into tech careers"