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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


Enseñar español en NZ

Informacion para Profesores de español – Nueva Zelanda

Term 1

STANZA 2018 Membership form
STANZA Jornada de profesores ELE 2019
When: 22 & 23 February 2019
Where: Auckland University (Epsom Campus)
Register with Gloria:
Cost: $80 for STANZA members; $100 for non-members

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 Winners

Level 1: Eddie Zang (AGS)
Level 2: Harriet Woodward (EGGS)
Level 3: Abby Croot (Rangiruru High School)
Scholarship: Mario Celis (Hutt Valley High School)

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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