BLENNZ: Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ

Te Kotuituinga Mātauranga Pura o Aotearoa

National Volunteer Week

June 22, 2016 by blennzict | 0 comments

It is National Volunteer Week and this is always a great opportunity for everyone at BLENNZ to say a huge thank you to our amazing volunteers around the country.

The work and support you provide within our network is essential to BLENNZ. You are an integral part of the services we provide to ākonga and whānau and help to ensure that we can provide inclusive learning experiences to all.

Black and white thank you word cloud

Image: Thank you note for every language – by Woodleywonderworks via Flickr Creative Commons

Board of Trustees Election Results

June 21, 2016 by blennzict | 0 comments

Results following the June 2016 Board of Trustee Elections as follows:

Visual Resource Centres
Two parent representatives – Nathaniel Robson and Letitia Patete

BLENNZ Staff Representative
Jane Cox

BLENNZ Homai Campus School
A vacancy remains for a parent representative for the Homai Campus School and expressions of interest have been sought. The BLENNZ Board are due to discuss this appointment at their June board meeting.

Appointed Trustees

Tangata Whenua Representative
Nigel Ngahiwi

Royal New Zealand Foundation for the Blind known as the Blind Foundation
Neil Jarvis

BoT Elections

May 19, 2016 by blennzict | 0 comments

For your information and advice here is an update about the election process so far:

Any parent nomination forms coming into school should be scanned and be mailed to with originals in the mail . If nomination forms are simply mailed they will not be received by CES by 12 noon Friday, 20th May 2016 . Nomination forms can also be scanned directly to 

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