Home Learning TV will be on TVNZ which will run from 9am to 3pm on school days and on TVNZ2+1 and Sky channel 502. Some lessons will also be available on TVNZ On Demand.
There will be lessons for those aged 5 to 15 years and will cover a broad curriculum that includes movement, music, physical education, wellbeing, numeracy, literacy and science through an integrated approach to curriculum.
All lessons will be delivered by current practising teachers doing their best for kids.
Thereís already a lot of good education video content available, and the Ministry of Education will be working with experts and educators to refine and further develop this.
Home Learning TV isnít intended to replace what schools already have in place for their students.
The channel will run for a month initially, with the ability to extend the time if needed. It starts April 15, beginning of Term 2