Bushwalk bursts with life
Westmere school in Whanganui are making a positive difference to their local environment. Their latest project, made possible through funding from the Pat Kelly Enviroschools Action Fund, has been the design and installation of two vibrant murals in their bush area. Find out more about this and the plans for further mahi.
Hononga Horizons - connections to the Enviroschools kaupapa, to each other, and te taiao
Recently the Enviroschools Manawatū – Whanganui (Horizons) facilitation team came together in Whanganui for a professional development hui. This hui was about Hononga - our connections to the Enviroschools kaupapa, to each other, and te taiao, with a focus on coastal or beach (tātahi) environment.
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.
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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....