Nau Mai ki Enviroschools

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

Buzz at Bunnythorpe

There was a buzz of conversation as a result of a bee enquiry learning last year. Local beekeepers helped build knowledge and skills so that students were able to make informed and well supported decisions about keeping bees at Bunneythorpe School. Each family got to...

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Putting values of Matariki into action at Waikawa

Learning about the values of Matariki has led to students at Waikawa Bay school giving back – tuarua to their community through a range of ways to express their gratitude. This ultimately culminated in gathering with the wider community for a Free Fair!

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The spirit of maanakitanga through kūmara

During Matariki last year Te Puna Kindergarten kaiako enjoyed a hangi with her kindergarten whānau. This sparked an idea of growing their own kūmara. After learning more about what this might involve and gaining support from the community, this idea evolved into a mara kai...

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Walking in the shoes of a reflecting Enviroschool

As the Enviroschools network explores and transitions to a more simplified approach to Holistic reflection that aligns with our kaupapa and original intentions, te Upoko o te Ika a Māui - Greater Wellington team have been trialling different approaches and considering effectiveness. This has included...

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A full cycle of growing kūmara knowledge

A year-long collaborative project has helped build knowledge of growing kūmara from sprouting tipu, preparing māra kai through to planting and harvest. Kaiako and ākonga across all learning sectors have engaged in this local initiative in Te Whanganui-Tara Wellington.

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153Enviroschools
Northland
Te Taitokerau

2 Regional partners
19 Collaborators

330Enviroschools
Auckland
Tāmaki Makaurau

6 Regional partners
32 Collaborators

214Enviroschools
Waikato

14 Regional partners
3 Collaborators

37Enviroschools
Bay of Plenty
Te Moana-a-Toi

3 Regional partners

38Enviroschools
Gisborne
Te Tairāwhiti

3 Regional partners
6 Collaborators

73Enviroschools
Taranaki

7 Regional partners
7 Collaborators

73Enviroschools
Hawke's Bay
Te Matau ā Māui

6 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

112Enviroschools
Manawatu-Whanganui

10 Regional partners
5 Collaborators

145Enviroschools
Wellington
Te Upoko o te Ika a Māui

10 Regional partners
10 Collaborators

30Enviroschools
Nelson
Whakatū

2 Regional partners
1 Collaborator

35Enviroschools
Tasman
Te tai o Aorere

2 Regional partners
6 Collaborators

38Enviroschools
Marlborough
Wairau

2 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

20Enviroschools
West Coast
Te Tai Poutini

4 Regional partners
4 Collaborators

133Enviroschools
Canterbury
Waitaha

11 Regional partners
8 Collaborators

100Enviroschools
Otago
Ōtākou

9 Regional partners
17 Collaborators

57Enviroschools
Southland
Murihiku

5 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

NATIONWIDE
1,590
Enviroschools
380,800
Tamariki and students
15,700
Teachers and other staff
148
Regional Coordinators and Facilitators
92
Regional
Partners
111
Regional
Collaborators
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