Tuakana/Teina Relationships Alive and Well in Wainuiomata Schools
Wainuiomata High School wanted to learn about becoming an Enviroschool so they turned to Konini Primary School for advice. In return, the High School has shared their ides with Konini for turning some adjoining land into a healthy, biodiverse environment that could allow them to learn in and about nature.
Connections with Nature and Community Develop Together at Local Reserve
A nature connection movement is emerging within schools and early childhood centres in Wellington City’s northern suburbs. Sparked by a teacher professional development experience run by Enviroschools and the Porirua Harbour Trust, teachers and students are experiencing the benefits of connecting with nature and connecting with one another.
Generation of Changemakers Emerges at Greytown School
A whole-school enquiry into sustainability at Greytown School has led students to research ways they can reduce waste in their community. When it came to the all-important action-taking aspect of the inquiry, each class focussed on a different stage of the waste hierarchy and were persistent in coming up with solutions...