Explore The Mind Lab by Unitec these school holidays

The Mind Lab by Unitec’s specialist labs located in Auckland, Gisborne, Wellington & Christchurch offer a full programme of exciting activities throughout the school holidays, for children aged 7 to 12 years.  A day at The Mind Lab is an exciting experience for any child wanting to challenge themselves across a broad spectrum of creative and scientific technologies including; coding, 3D design and printing, science and engineering, web and graphic design, robotics and animation.

For more details on school holiday programmes at The Mind Lab select the location you are in Auckland, Gisborne, Wellington or Christchurch.

We are coming to Whangarei!

Looks like we’re coming to Whangarei with our Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital & Collaborative Learning) in March 2016.  If you’re an educator in the Whangarei area, then let us know if you’re keen to join us on the Registration of Interest form.

Applications for Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice NOW OPEN

Designed for educators at all levels from early childhood through tertiary, our Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital and Collaborative Learning) is a part time, NZQA-accredited qualification that will build your knowledge of emerging technologies and teaching methodologies.

We are pleased to announce that the $2000 NEXT Generation Teacher Scholarships for public school teachers will be available in 2016 so make sure you apply for the programme now to secure your scholarship.

More information on the postgraduate programme is available here and once you have applied for the programme you will be sent an email with a link to the scholarship application form.

If you would like someone to contact you to tell you more about the programme, please complete this form and someone will be in touch with you.

Join us and build your knowledge of digital technologies and contemporary education, and learn practical teaching strategies to apply immediately into your teaching practice.

VACANCY – EdTech / Technologist Christchurch

Do you love electronics, robotics, science, coding and creative innovation?

The award-winning Mind Lab by Unitec has opened in Christchurch and we are looking for an energetic and inspiring technology educator to work with our visiting school groups and deliver our school holiday programme.

If the idea of 3D printing, tinkering, experimenting, and technology excites you and you are keen to join a small but passionate team we would love to hear from you.  For more information click here.

Programmes for Teachers and School Groups


Teacher Development

Professional development sessions designed to expose teachers to new technologies and learning methodologies that can be applied across the curriculum.

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School Groups

We are committed to raising skill levels for all preschool/primary/intermediate/secondary school students in the key areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) as well as creative and innovative courses.

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