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Talofa lava, Kia Ora. My name is Sonya Van Schaijik . I am a teacher at Newmarket School in Auckland New Zealand. I am a mother of two grown sons and the caregiver of my parents in their winter years of life.
I am a Coreefellow 2012 and build and maintain the efellows wiki.
I blog regularly on connecting, collaborating, creating and celebrating in education.
I host the #TeachMeetNZ google hangout celebrating New Zealand educators once a quarter. My TeachMeetNZ story recently featured on The Future Focussed Site on TKI .
Some of my recent sharing has been interviewed by Pete Hall for the Point of Learning podcast. I shared leading teachers to share their practice.
I was invited to share the #TeachmeetNZ story on the VLN enabling e_learning professional learning community. You can check out the webinar here.
Personalising PLD using social networks .
Recently I helped set up a curated blog site for New Zealand educators to share their learning. You can check that out here. www.edblognz.blogspot.com . Together with Nathaniel and Alex we monitor and maintain the site.
Contact me on twitter if you are interested in sharing your story.