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Place Responsive Approaches to Outdoor Education

PLD that takes a contemporary approach to development and implementation of Camp and secondary school Outdoor Education programmes

The workshop will focus on the use of place-responsive approaches to construct school-wide learning, incorporating cross-curricular, culturally responsive and environmental and sustainability strands.


A sense of place is a fundamental human need”


                          (Park, 1995, p.320)

Understand the principles of place responsive learning in the outdoors
Unpack approaches for junior Camp and senior-level outdoor education
Practice use of tools that support place-responsive programme development.

Schools will be guided through early planning considerations during the workshop, with the opportunity for continued access to support once back at school.

Target group:

Teachers and senior managers in schools who are open to a journey of change in their Education Outside the Classroom programmes.

Ideally, those attending will have responsibility for or have experience in working in Camp or secondary-level Outdoor Education, to bring a collective understanding of the two learning areas together. Attendance by 2 staff members is preferable.


The use of place responsive approaches to construct school-wide outdoor learning, incorporating cross-curricular, culturally responsive and environmental and sustainability threads.


Criteria 2018 Rate (Incl. GST)
EONZ members
$130  pp - single staff attendance
$100  pp for 2 or more staff from the same school 
$160  pp

Take out a membership if you don't belong to EONZ and pay the subsidised rate.

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There is a small outdoors component to the day. Further details will be provided to registrants.
Morning tea will be provided.

We look forward to your interest in this exciting work that supports forward-thinking approaches to curriculum design.

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If you cancel more than 20 working days before the event, EONZ will refund your registration fee in full minus a 10% administration fee.
If you cancel between 11 and 19 working days before the event, EONZ will refund 50% of your registration fee.
If you cancel within 10 working days of the event we regret we will not give any refund; however you will still receive any event materials, either in hard copy or online, that are available to attendees.




Nga Ratonga Kaupapa Atawhai CS No. CC25473.