If you are interested in joining the programme, check out Introduction
to Enviroschools (PDF, 691kb) . This is a good
document to share with staff, students, parents and
management. Take a look at some of our newsletters, Enviroschools website and www.measuringchange.org.nz to learn more
about the programme.
Here are some next steps you can take if Enviroschools
sounds like a good fit for your school.
Meet with an Enviroschools
facilitator. Find out what it means to be an Enviroschool and how
the programme can be implemented into school life. Hear about the
Bay of Plenty Enviroschools we already have.
Talk to your staff and Board of
Request an application form and submit
If accepted, your school signs an
agreement with the Bay of Plenty Regional Council and the
Enviroschools Foundation committing to the programme for three
Lead teachers are appointed in the
school who help coordinate all of staff meetings with the
facilitator. The school receives a wide range of student-centred
Enviroschools resources including the Enviroschools Kit, DVD,
scrapbooks and handbook.