BLENNZ: Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ

Te Kotuituinga Mātauranga Pura o Aotearoa

The launch of BLENNZ Learning Library

October 25, 2012 by blennzict | 0 comments

BLENNZ Learning Library Launch

Chrissie Butler and Karen Gilligan launch
BLENNZ Learning Library

The BLENNZ Learning Library is now live! The culmination of a 5 year project, the online collection of stories has been written by BLENNZ educators primarily as a resource for parents and whānau (family), but will also be a valuable resource for both local and international educators. Continue Reading →

Nau mai, haere mai – welcome to BLENNZ Online

June 25, 2012 by blennzict | 0 comments

BLENNZTe manu e kai ana i te miro, nōna te ngahere. Te manu e kai ana i te mātauranga, nōna te ao.

The bird who feasts upon the miro, resides only in the forest. The bird who feasts upon education, resides in the world.

The Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ (BLENNZ) is a school that is made up of a national network of educational services for children and young people who are blind, deafblind or have low vision in New Zealand.

Our vision is Equity through access: opening doors so all may learn. Continue Reading →

BLENNZ Online project

January 21, 2012 by blennzict | 0 comments

Chrissie Butler, ICT Facilitator BLENNZ sharing digital portfolio work with a parent

Chrissie Butler, ICT Facilitator BLENNZ sharing digital portfolio work with a parent

The vision for the BLENNZ Online project is to create:

  • A network of learning and exchange spaces for children and young people who are blind, deaf blind or have low vision, their families and whānau, and the educators that work alongside them;
  • An ongoing archive of learning and practice in the field of vision education in Aotearoa New Zealand. Continue Reading →
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