All schools wishing to participate or allow students to participate in TALKFEST 2014 must register with LENScience Connect.
If you were registered with LENScience Connect previously, please re-register for this special event. We apologise for this inconvenience.
- Once your school is registered it is possible for teachers and students to register.
- Please ensure that the email address given for your school registration belongs to someone who is able to respond promptly to information requests.
- If you are uncertain whether your school has registered, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- New Zealand schools click here to complete your school registration>>
- Cook Island schools click here to complete your school registration>>
- By registering as a teacher you will receive email updates including information updates about the TALKFEST events, LiveChat, learning resources and the online community
- Please note, your students will not be given a password for LiveChat unless you have registered.
- Students can only enter the LIVE PANEL competition if they are from a registered school and identify with a registered teacher.
- New Zealand Teachers click here to complete your teacher registration for online viewing>>
- Cook Island Teachers click here to complete your teacher registration for online viewing>>
- New Zealand Teachers click here to complete your teacher registration for STUDIO AUDIENCE participation>>
- If you are a parent who is Home Schooling your child, please register as a school and select Home School from the drop down list of schools.
- Please also register as a teacher.
- Students who wish to participate in any of the following activities must register.
- LiveChat – for remote audience participation via a secure LENScience chat-room on the day of the event
- Expert Student Panel Competition – a chance to win the opportunity to participate in the Expert Student Panel in Auckland on March 13th.
- LENScience Connect Community – a secure online community group where students in age-appropriate groups, linked to their school year can engage in discussion before and after the TALKFESTs
- Students must register individually for the LIVE PANEL competition. Parental consent is also required for this competition.
- Teachers may send in class lists with names and school email addresses to receive individual usernames and passwords for each student in their class, enabling participation in LiveChat and the LENScience Connect community groups. Please note that unless you are registered in the community as a teacher, your students will not be permitted to take part in these activities. Once you have registered as a teacher you will be contacted by LENScience with an invitation to register your students in this way.
- Student registration links are found on the STUDENT REGISTRATION page.