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He akoranga tuihono poto ngā Pīkau nei hei whakarite i a koe ki te whakaako i te Hangarau Matihiko.

Pīkau are short online lessons to prepare you to teach digital technologies or hangarau matihiko

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Pīkau 15: Physical computing

Do you have a problem to solve? A decision to make? Would a robot or data help? Physical computing gives us opportunities to create digital outcomes which do physical tasks or collect data about the physical world.

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Pīkau 19: Error detection and correction

If you had no way of knowing whether a file that we open might have a few characters changed by a faulty disk, would you use it? Detecting and correcting errors occurs all the time on digital devices, and appears in the CT progress outcomes.

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Te Pā Pouahi Module 1

Your key role as a pouahi is to stoke the fire of curiosity for your colleagues. It’s a rewarding, yet challenging role. We’ve got something for everyone that supports you to support others.


These resources were developed under the Ministry of Education funded programme, Kia Takatū ā-Matihiko. They can be used, referenced or reproduced with attribution under CC BY-ND 4.0 Creative Commons license

As part of the Ministry of Education’s professional support package for teachers, kaiako, leaders and tumuaki, Kia Takatū ā-Matihiko, the National Digital Readiness Programme, has partnered with a number of organisations to deliver this programme.

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