News and Events

This is the place to come if you want to find out what schools and the Project Janszoon Education team have been up to. Anything that has been posted in other areas of the web site shows up here, too. Think of 'News & Events' as your one stop for everything Janszoon Education!

Back to Anchorage

24 November 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / The Base / News

Students from 'The Base' - Motueka High School's supported learning centre - went back to Anchorage yesterday. This year students had a chance to see fresh water fish, learn about the life cycle of a tree, and to do some engineering work constructing castles and other structures in the golden...

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Tinline Trail: DOC Conservation Week Event

19 September 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Janszoon Education / Blog

Our education team spent a day in the Park alongside DOC and other local organisations involved in conservation work: Waimaori, The Abel Tasman Birdsong Trust, iwi - and us, of course! The aim was to get families out into our national park for a day of hands-on fun in nature. Brooke...

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Being a YELF Delegate

25 April 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / MHS Student Advisory Board / News

I was selected by the Sir Peter Blake Trust for the Youth Enviro-Leaders Forum for 2016, held in Nelson during the term 1 school holiday, for a week of inspiration, learning, adventure and meeting new people. The 2016 YELF Delegates                           The 2016 Sir Peter Blake YELF delegate team.   We spent our...

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Scoping for YELF

10 April 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Janszoon Education / Blog

Today we went out to Anchorage to prepare for the visitors who will be coming from all around New Zealand. Sir Peter Blake's Youth Environmental Leadership Forum (YELF) is coming to Nelson this year, and they want to spend a day at Motueka High's adopted site, Anchorage, with a side...

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We're Back!

5 April 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / Year 12 Biology / News

Biology field trip to Anchorage by Ra Buchanan On the 4th of April, Year 12 Biology went to Anchorage to research and observe the growth patterns of Hakea, Manuka and Kanuka plants. We motored into Anchorage on a pleasant, sunny morning, unloaded onto the beach and marched up to the top of Anchorage Hill, where...

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