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New Zealand – Policy Recommendations On Cell Phones, Wireless Radiation & Health

May 10, 2017


2016 – Rotokawa School Takes Steps to Minimize RF Exposure: After concerns were raised about e-learning by a small group of parents from the school, the principal has put some positive procedures in place as follows:

  • Children will use ipads in flight mode
  • Children using laptops and Chromebooks will work on the desk top
  • Parents may request that their child use an Ethernet cord to access the internet
  • Children are taught about the health precautions as part of their cyber citizenship
  • Digital learning in the one to one Year 5 & 6 environment is kept to less than 2 hours per school day.
  • The principal has also stated there are no plans to increase the existing Wi-Fi coverage at this stage.