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Talking terminology

Information about the principles for innovative learning. Terminology is defined and links to reports on innovative learning environments are provided.

Educational research and innovation: Innovative learning environments

This research-based book, based on 40 in-depth case studies of innovative twenty-first-century learning environments, describes how to design a powerful learning environment where learners can thrive.

Schooling redesigned: Towards innovative learning systems

The OECD’s Innovative Learning Environments (ILE) project analyses how young people learn and the conditions and dynamics that improve learning.

Flexible learning spaces: How infrastructure can support innovative learning

This website provides information on creating flexible learning spaces and optimising spaces for learning in New Zealand schools.

Grow Waitaha monitoring and evaluation framework

An evaluation of how 256 schools worked with parents and whānau to respond to students at risk of underachievement. Examples focus on schools that worked with parents and whānau to accelerate and support progress and improve achievement. An Education Review Office (ERO) report, November 2015.

Innovative learning environments research study

This Australian study identifies effective steps in the preparation for, and the transition to, new learning spaces. It provides a detailed and insightful mapping of how teachers and students are currently using ILEs.

This is a Ministry of Education initiative

Building a world-leading education system that equips all New Zealanders with the knowledge, skills, and values to be successful citizens in the 21st century.