Tag: Education

Growing Kiwi Gardeners

I support early childhood centres to build regular and sustainable gardening programmes into their curriculum through hands on gardening experiences for tamariki and professional development for kaiako via workshops and webinars. I have a long-held passion for growing my own food that began in my own childhood. Growing sustainable food is something that I strongly…

Electric Garden

The Electric Garden is an out-of-the-courier-bag solution for teachers to deliver digital technologies education to children, through a medium that is hands-on, connected with nature, and solves real world problems.

The Butterfly Musketeers

The Butterfly Musketeers was founded in 2013 by Maria Romero, who is the author of “An Educational Guide on Monarch Butterflies”. The Butterfly Musketeers’ mission is to raise awareness of these beautiful creatures and to share with people how much can be learned from the transformation from caterpillar to Monarch whilst observing and caring for…

Christchurch Envirohub

We are a meta-organisation for environmental and sustainable community organisations in the wider Christchurch area. We are here to provide support, connections, education and inspiration. The vision and purpose: To create a catalytic co-working and informal ‘bumping space’ for environmental organisations in the Greater Christchurch area. This centrally-located Envirohub will connect and inspire – building…

Christchurch Community Gardens Association

“Strengthen and nurture existing community gardens, and support new initiatives, in order to build strong communities and encourage these by respecting and fostering human and environmental diversity.” The Canterbury Community Gardens Association is a networking organisation for community gardens, promoting the growth of new and existing initiatives. CCGA is a group of community gardeners and supportive…