Launched in 2012 OnStream is CGHS’s Learning Management System. Its purpose is to be the central platform for all Learning Areas to develop and access all eLearning. A myriad of other resources such as course outlines, useful websites, class handouts, formative assessment, online submission of assignments, glossaries, email, calendar, and school notices are able to be linked to it. BYOD will enable staff and students to fully utilise the potential of this platform to engage students to take full responsibility for their anywhere, anytime learning.
CGHS staff and students have full access to the Google Apps for Education products including; email, Docs, Drive, Classroom, Youtube, Calendar. These tools allow students to fully collaborate and communicate with their teachers and peers.
Office 365 Education for Students is available for free to CGHS students. Our students can install Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, and Access on up to 5 Macs/PCs,and 5 Android/iPad/Windows tablets, and Office apps on unlimited mobile devices. Included is unlimited OneDrive storage, managed by the school, and students can edit and collaborate using Office Online, Yammer, and SharePoint sites.eTV
eTV is New Zealand’s largest online depository of video content. Staff and students have access to this valuable resource to help utilise the power of their own personalised media library.
Accessit is the CGHS library catalogue, and is available online from any device at school. This will bring the power of the library into all classrooms when required.
eChalk is a collection of interactive activities, games, animations, simulations and quizzes which are designed specifically for classroom teaching with a focus on learning though fun. Students can access and use the resource with their devices, including mobiles, for revision.