Environmental education in New Zealand

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Ecological sustainability is part of the values in the Ministry of Education curriculum.[1]

The 2009 Government Budget removed funding for Education for Sustainability, effective from December[needs update].[2]

By 2018 1,161 schools used Enviroschools,[3] founded by Te Mauri Tau in the late 1990s,[4] with funding from the Ministry for the Environment and regional councils.[5] Enviroschools take part in activities such as tree planting, recycling, sustainable transport.[6]

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  1. ^ http://nzcurriculum.tki.org.nz/Curriculum-documents/The-New-Zealand-Curriculum/Values
  2. ^ http://www.minedu.govt.nz/theMinistry/Budget/Budget2009/EducationSavings.aspx#Schooling
  3. ^ "Enviroschools : In Your Region". www.enviroschools.org.nz. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  4. ^ "Toimata Foundation". www.toimata.org.nz. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  5. ^ "Enviroschools : Overview". www.enviroschools.org.nz. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  6. ^ "Enviroschools : Overview". www.enviroschools.org.nz. Retrieved 2019-01-04.

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