LEOTC School Programme

Kids learning in a river

Learning Through Action is the Christchurch City Council's Learning Experiences Outside the Classroom (LEOTC) and is supported by the Ministry of Education's LEOTC funds.

It is an environmental education programme based at Christchurch's parks, beaches, waste and heritage sites. 

In the Styx catchment programmes are provided at Styx Mill Conservation Reserve and at Spencer Park.

The programmes are:

  • Free
  • Curriculum linked and teacher designed
  • Guided by experienced park rangers and environmental educators
  • Experiential, encouraging student participation

Styx based programs include:

Freshwater frolicking - Te whawhewhawhe ki rō waimāori

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