Our Haerenga - Central Kids Paraone Kindergarten
At Paraone we understand the importance of integrating kaupapa Māori theoretical perspectives. We are deepening our practices and belief systems by placing an emphasis on intangible concepts such as an ethos of care and by having a spiritual connection to Papatūānuku. Read more about our journey.
Wise words from a leader of action learning
With many years leading an Enviroschool, Principal Linda Campbell holds a tremendous amount of knowledge of the programme at Kimbolton School. With Linda’s retirement on the horizon, Sarah Williams, Regional Coordinator for the Enviroschools Programme in Manawatu-Whanganui saw an opportunity to capture some of this wisdom and asked her a few questions.
Manawatū Whanganui Enviroschools Regional ECE Wānanga attracts Great Turnout
An opportunity to explore the Guiding Principle of Māori Perspectives through a range of activities and a specific focus on the Water of Life Theme Area was recently offered to Early Childhood teachers of Enviroschools in the Manawatū Whanganui Region. Facilitators made the most of the Manchester Street School venue by providing a range of experiential activities for participants to engage in.
Forgotten Fauna Focus of Feilding-held Horizons Hui
After talking about holding a hui for Manawatū Whanganui Enviroschools primary student leaders for a while, additional funding from Toimata Foundation enabled this to eventually be held (postponed from May) in October in the Manawatū and Rangitīkei districts. Find out more here!
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Shannon School are growing a forest!
A successful funding application means that Shannon School's dream to grow a forest on the school grounds is about to come true. Shannon School's Enviroschools leader, Adam McCallum, asked the...
The Pat Kelly Enviroschools Action Fund recipients announced
Horizons Regional Council has awarded 10 grants to Enviroschools for environmental and sustainability projects. The Pat Kelly Enviroschools Action Fund, formally the Enviroschools Action Fund, was renamed at the end...
Manchester Street School recognised as a Green-Gold Enviroschool
Manchester Street School in Feilding has been recognised as a Green-Gold Enviroschool. The school had blended sustainability into all aspects of school life, including its curriculum and philosophy, Enviroschools Regional Co-ordinator Sarah Williams said....