50 days ago

Help Kiwi schools get their own electric garden!

Spark Foundation

14 Carrots. 2 Pumpkins. 3 Basil plants. 8 Romain Lettuces. 1 class of problems solvers. The Electric Garden is a revolutionary learning tool mixing the art of growing food with computer programming and digital technologies.

Find out more about teaching digital technology through gardening or donate to help all kiwi schools access this programme here.
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5 days ago

Poll: Should children take their own laptops to school?

Katy Jones Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Some high schools have made it a requirement for students to take their own devices into school. Recommended laptops range from around $600 to $1300. Do you think this is the right move?

Should children take their own laptops to school?
  • 28.6% Yes - I will explain in comments
    28.6% Complete
  • 71.4% No - I will explain in comments
    71.4% Complete
77 votes
18 hours ago

FIBROMYALGIA

Miriam Gratton from Nelson Bays ME CFS FM - Motueka Support Group

Hi, many people don’t understand what fibromyalgia is all about, share this with them. This also affects those with me/cfs and vice a versa.

20 hours ago

Wood furniture and historic statue targeted in thefts and vandalism

Tim O'Connell Reporter from The Nelson Mail

The cuplrits might be sitting pretty for now, Nelson City Council has appealed for information in relation to the series of thefts and vandalism at popular Nelson reserves.

Three macrocarpa bench seats donated by Nelson's Youth Council were stolen from Sunday Hole and Tahunanui Beach while the Priapos Fountain in Queen's Gardens was also damaged.

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