About Us

We offer Training Solutions, Resources and Consultancy for the Education sector in NZC Digital Technologies and we are one of the 9 Ministry of Education preferred suppliers for Strengthening Digital Technologies

We specialise in these key areas:

  • Curriculum planning and teacher PLD for NZC Digital Technologies years 6-10
  • Delivery of FITS Framework for ICT Technical Support Certified Training
  • We also sell Raspberry Pis – the fantastic little computer that’s capable of teaching big ideas

Ginette Van Praag – Owner/Operator


Summary of Practice

Ginette has been a Digital Technologies educator, Leader of Learning and IT Infrastructure middle manager in New Zealand and in the UK.  She is a registered teacher and an accredited Practitioner in the Framework for ICT Technical Support (FITS). Ginette has over 15 years experience working with and teaching Digital Technologies in mainstream schools.

She has been developing her pedagogy as an eTeacher in the online space and has completed post-graduate papers in eLearning Design and the teaching of NCEA Computer Science through the University  of Canterbury.

She actively promotes creative computing in the wider community and in 2014 co-founded the 3C’s Raspberry Pi Computer Club for the 8-12 age group at Whangarei Central Library.

Ginette is in her third year contract as National Coordinator and e-Learning Facilitator for the VLN Primary School. She is responsible for the day-to-day running of VLNP,  and teaches weekly programming and computer science online classes to children in schools across New Zealand.  See here for more.

Ginette has developed and facilitated NCEA Digital Technologies workshops, Course Counselling and Programme Planning in this subject area to Digital Technologies teachers across New Zealand:

Strengthening Digital Technologies Project (2016 – 2017)

Wairarapa College
Makoura College
Hadlow Preparatory School
Tinui School
Fernridge School
Masterton Intermediate School

Northland (2011 – 2017)

Bay of Islands College
Bream Bay College
Broadwood Area School
Excellere College
Kaitaia Abundant Life College
Kaitaia College
Kamo High School
Kerikeri College
Northland College
Okaihau College
Otamatea College
Purua School
Tauraroa Area School
Tikipunga High School
Whangarei Boys High School
Whangarei Girls High School

National NCEA Digital Technologies Workshops (2013-14)

Bethlehem College
Burnside College
Elim Christian College
Gisborne Girls High School
Green Bay High School
Hornby High School
Iona High School
John McGlashan College
John Paul College
Kelston Boys High School
Kelston Girls College
Karamu High School
Kuranui College
Long Bay College
Lincoln High School
Massey High School
Mcauley High School
Middleton Grange High School
Mt Roskill Grammar
Otahuhu College

Onawhero Area School
Pukekohe High School
Rangitikei College
Rosmini College
Rotorua Lakes High School
Rutherford College
Sancta Maria College
Spotswood College
St Cuthberts College
St John’s College
St Marys College
Tamatea High School
Taradale High School
Tauhara College
Te Wharekura o Manurewa
Trident High School
Twizel Area School
Tuakau College
Upper Hutt College
Villa Maria College
Waimea College
Wanganui High School
Wellington East Girls College
Western Springs College
Westlake Boys High School

Raspberry Pi Workshops (2014)

Birkenhead College
Bream Bay College
Broadwood Area School
Green Bay High School
Henderson High School
Howick College
Manurewa High School
Onewhero College
Rangitoto College
Whangaparoa College

Framework for ICT Technical Support (FITS) (2015)

Mt Aspiring College

Level 2 Digital Technologies Learning Workbook

Ginette is also co-author of the Level 2 Digital Technologies Learning Workbook from ESA Publications