NZAEE expresses concern at DoC job cuts to Minister of Conservation
Posted On: Friday, 12 April 2013
NZAEE expresses concern at DoC job cuts to Minister of Conservation We would like to express our alarm at the announcement of further cuts to the Department of Conservation staffing. The core purpose of this vital department is to... more.
Posted On: Monday, 4 February 2013
SEAWEEK 2013 The theme for Seaweek 2013 is “Toiora te Moana - Toiora te Tangata, Healthy Seas - Healthy People” Seaweek will be held from 2 - 10 March 2013. The theme highlights our many connections with the sea and calls on Kiwis from... more.
Kiwi schoolgirl addresses world leaders at Rio+20 summit
Posted On: Tuesday, 26 June 2012
A Wellington schoolgirl has stood before world leaders and media and called for an end to broken environmental promises. Brittany Trilford, 17, was one of the opening speakers at the Rio+20 Earth Summit in Brazil. She was selected after submitting... more.
Great news for Enviroschools
Posted On: Friday, 25 May 2012
Great news for Enviroschools Last week the Government announced a $7.6 million investment in The Enviroschools Foundation to continue the successful Enviroschools and Te Aho Tū Roa initiatives. The investment comes from a commitment from the... more.
Education for Sustainability to join the list of UE approved subjects in 2012
Posted On: Monday, 7 November 2011
From 2012, credits from the EfS achievement standards standards at Level 3 can be counted towards UE. This should be a great impetus to high schools to offer the standards. From 2014, students will need all of the following to be awarded UE: ?... more.
Environmental education should be taught in all schools, say over 9 in 10 New Zealanders - WWF
Posted On: Tuesday, 18 October 2011
The general election is a perfect time to promote your views on EE/EFS to prospective MP’s and decision makers. Have your say! Use the joint WWF, Enviroschools, NZAEE pre-election manifesto ‘Thriving Now For the Future:... more.
Energy-efficiency schools: an online guide
Posted On: Friday, 7 January 2011
Many schools are continuing to review their energy use, adopting energy-efficiency practices, and often building them into the curriculum. These schools have exciting success stories to tell. Some of these stories are outlined in the... more.
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