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We work with schools to reach children through the Health Science topic that is part of the New Zealand Curriculum. What we teach is always evolving – as the needs of children are, so our programmes are delivered in state-of-the-art mobile classrooms by Educators who are qualified teachers. The mobile classrooms are fitted with technology that provides a unique learning environment through audio-visual materials, interactive models (including a talking brain) and Harold, the Giraffe.
Life Education began in Canterbury in 1988 in a static classroom. Today we support three mobile classrooms and three Educators. In 2016, Life Education Canterbury visited more than 17,600 children in 82 different schools. Life Education is a not-for-profit organisation and receives no Government funding to support its programme.
To educate and inspire generations to embrace positive choices for a healthy mind and body.
Is based on three principles to educate and inspire generations to embrace positive choices for a healthy mind and body.