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Tecnología y Lenguas

Hola: Bienvenidos al blog sobre tecnología y lenguas

I am fascinated by the possibilities for language learning and teaching offered by the latest advances in technology and by the many (too many!?) websites and tools available for learning and teaching languages. This blog will introduce different tools that have proven practical and effective for language teachers (and gratis!). Since the needs and levels of adoption of technology vary so much among teachers, I’ll try to include 3 different tools each entry. You can skim and scroll down to those you are interested in.

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STANZA supports its members with monetary help to attend Professional Development. Information can be found in the following attachment
Stanza 2018 PD grant

ILEP courses
ILEP is offering a variety of courses in a lot of different cities in New Zealand. To check if there is an interesting PD in your town please check their website



Online Spanish library
ILEP and the Spanish Ministry of Education (MECD) are pleased to offer Spanish Language Resources, available online and through a physical library.


ILEP video about the importance of learning languages


Job Vacancies

Job vacancies July 2018

Enseñar español en NZ

Informacion para Profesores de español – Nueva Zelanda

Term 1

STANZA 2018 Membership form
STANZA Jornada de profesores
(Immersion weekend)
When: 23 & 24 February 2018
Where: Auckland University (Epsom Campus)

Term 2

National Debating competition

Date: Tuesday, 19th June 2018
Results: 1st: Northcote College

2nd: Kristin College
3rd: Auckland Grammar 1
Best speaker: Edie Brennan (Rangitoto College)


NZALT Conference
Sue Pommarede kindly wrote a report for STANZA about the conference

Term 3

National and Regional Speech competition.

Speech competition instructions by year:
Level 1 speech competition STANZA 2018
Level 2 Speech Competition STANZA 2018
Level 3 Speech Competition STANZA 2018
Scholarship speech competition STANZA 2018


Date: Wednesday, 5th of September 2018

Term 4

National Junior video competition
Date: tba
Open to: Primary, Intermediate and Year 9 & 10 students

Video Competition primary and intermediate students

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