What Your School or Preschool Can Do


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Reducing Waste

The Waste Education Services (WES) Schools Team provides a free programme for schools that want to reduce their waste, save money on waste disposal, and educate their students about the importance of reducing waste and conserving our precious resources.
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Kids Edible Gardens in Schools

Kids Edible Gardens in Schools (KEGS) supports schools to teach students about organic edible gardening relating this to waste minimisation, healthy eating, physical activity and environmental awareness. We provide resources, training and support for facilitators and teachers to link the garden to the current NZ Curriculum.
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Early Childhood

This programme is provided to Nelson-based Early Childhood Education centres (ECEs) and aims to inspire young children to connect closely with their environment and assist ECEs in setting up systems and policies to become more sustainable.
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