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Enviroschools is an environmental action based programme where young people are empowered to design and lead sustainability projects in their schools, neighbourhoods and country.

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Creating Change

The Power of Pūrākau at Waitati School

Pūrākau (traditional local stories) have been shared and retold through sand drawings, drama and pottery and this creative process has been a powerful way to build knowledge and perspective at Waitati School. resulting clay tiles will be set beside a pou on the Orokonui Estuary...

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Getting to the bottom of zero waste in an early childhood setting

In this inspirational story we hear about the significant journey towards zero waste that Pakuranga Baptist Kindergarten has been on, what the enablers were and how they are now supporting the wider early childhood community to embrace this kaupapa. Mīharo!

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Visionary processes of Enviroschools consolidates design of Local Curriculum

There is an increasing focus on the implementation of the Local Curriculum in learning communities. This article shares how the Enviroschools kaupapa supports the development of your Local Curriculum and how it’s all complimentary! It also showcases ways Enviroschools around the motu have designed and...

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Linked, Local and Long-term

“It’s right here. It’s relevant to all of us, and if you’re looking at local curriculum, then you can’t get more local than something that’s happening right across the road!” Whareama teacher, Dianne Christenson, waves a hand in the direction of the massive earthworks taking...

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Brilliant Young Leaders - Pass it On!

Sustainability: At its heart, it’s about being able to maintain a process over time. And when it comes to sustaining environmental leadership, success comes from enabling young leaders to empower each other. Stevie Shipman, a graduate of Kāpiti College has been sharing her experiences with...

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147Enviroschools
Northland
Te Taitokerau

2 Regional partners
1 Collaborator

294Enviroschools
Auckland
Tāmaki Makaurau

6 Regional partners

201Enviroschools
Waikato

14 Regional partners
3 Collaborators

34Enviroschools
Bay of Plenty
Te Moana-a-Toi

3 Regional partners

28Enviroschools
Gisborne
Te Tairāwhiti

3 Regional partners
6 Collaborators

61Enviroschools
Taranaki

7 Regional partners
12 Collaborators

71Enviroschools
Hawke's Bay
Te Matau ā Māui

6 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

98Enviroschools
Manawatu-Whanganui

10 Regional partners

137Enviroschools
Wellington
Te Upoko o te Ika a Māui

10 Regional partners

29Enviroschools
Nelson
Whakatū

2 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

31Enviroschools
Tasman
Te tai o Aorere

2 Regional partners
5 Collaborators

42Enviroschools
Marlborough
Wairau

3 Regional partners

19Enviroschools
West Coast
Te Tai Poutini

4 Regional partners
5 Collaborators

102Enviroschools
Canterbury
Waitaha

10 Regional partners
8 Collaborators

100Enviroschools
Otago
Ōtākou

9 Regional partners
3 Collaborators

52Enviroschools
Southland
Murihiku

5 Regional partners

NATIONWIDE
1,453
Enviroschools
347,600
Tamariki and students
15,700
Teachers and other staff
140
Regional Coordinators and Facilitators
90
Regional
Partners
42
Regional
Collaborators
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