Do you want your students to be #connectedlearners, lead their own learning and build key competencies? Do you want to share in the expertise of a growing collaborative network of schools? Enrolments are now open for Semester 1, 2020.

Our online classes & projects are open to any NZ children to participate from school or home. Children can participate independently in small groups, or with their teachers in a whole class situation. Our classes are most appropriate for Years 5 - 8, but children of any age can participate with the right levels of support. 

All classes run for a semester (15 weeks) beginning Term 1, week 5 and most continue for a second semester. Language classes are also available as 5 week tasters. Read our Protocols of Participation for more information.

We offer the following online classes: 

  • Te Reo Māori, 
  • Kapa Haka,
  • Shaping Aotearoa
  • New Zealand Sign Language 
Kapa Haka Tane - Viscount School — Viscount School

Asian Languages:

  • Mandarin, 
  • Japanese, 
  • Korean, 
  • Tagalog
Kiwitea Students Korean Cultural Day Nov 2017, Sunny Yang VLNP teacher — VLN Primary

Other Languages:

  • German, 
  • French, 
  • Spanish, 
  • Afrikaans.
Wairakei french classes with Sofie — Olivia Graham


  • Digital Technology (Intro to Coding & Dig. Tech. Extn)
  • Extension Maths
  • Maths Phenomena
  • Maths Booster
  • Mrs Gren (Biology)
  • Matter & Material
  • Astronomy
  • Digital Citizenship
Digital Technologies @ Mangatawhiri School — Mangatawhiri

Extension & Creative Classes:

  • Gifted and Going Deeper
  • Future Planning - Life Skills
  • Risk & Reward - Investing in the Stock Market
  • Visual Art
  • Web Design
  • Logo Design
Paparimu children join in Te Reo Māori Online  — Rachel Whalley


  • Literacy Booster Y8
  • Literacy Booster L3
  • Creative Writing & Poetry

In addition to our weekly programmes you can join in special projects such as Global Connections - Over the Back Fence & our Rural Kids Project, or we support your ideas for collaborative projects.  Follow the links to find out more about these projects and how to participate.

Find out more:

View our full prospectus of programmes and how to participate.

Information flyer files are attached below

Information on all our classes including eTeacher Bios and Curriculum links are available on our website:

Places fill up fast, so REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL TODAY

Final date for enrolments for Semester 1 will be Monday 17th February 2020. Late enrolments may be accepted but will be dependent on timetable and available space.