Revisioning School Camps and DIY Camping PLD

Professional development (PD) Auckland, Waikato, Wellington, Tasman/Nelson

Posted: 27 March 2023
Notice reference #: 1HA_5H

Our popular ‘Revisioning School Camps’ (RSC) and ‘DIY Camping’ (DIY) PLD have now been rolled into one PLD package. Register for the Revisioning School Camp PLD package, you are registering for both. You will also receive up to 9 months of post-workshop support to help you implement the ideas and practices learned.

About the PLD

This PLD package is designed to support schools to deliver localisedplace-responsive and student-centred school camp experiences. The PLD:

  • is applicable to all curriculum areas and levels (primary through to secondary)
  • is perfect for educators who want to develop their knowledge of localised curriculum and how EOTC can support the Aotearoa New Zealand Histories curriculum.
  • provides guidance and suggested teaching and learning approaches for schools wishing to offer quality camp learning experiences for their ākonga
  • Involves a two separate 1-day workshops followed by ONGOING ACTIVE SUPPORT over nine months to assist teachers to implement changes in their practice
  • The Re-visioning School Camps, a Teaching and Learning Resource underpins the PLD

Workshop 1 - Revisioning School Camps

During this workshop you will learn about four important concepts that will help your school to develop localised and student-centred school camps. These concepts are also applicable to your wider school vision for EOTC, local curriculum, and learning programmes.

You will review current school camps and develop a vision for what your camps will look like moving forward. You’ll have access to a wide range of resources to support you.

Workshop 2 - DIY Camping 

This workshop brings the ideas shared in the first to life. Exploring a range of planning tools, and participate in impactful and learning-rich camp activities.

Our aim is for you to walk away feeling more confident to navigate the challenges you face in planning/delivering school camp.

Events summary


11 May 2023 – 02 June 2023


12 May 2023 – 01 June 2023


18 May 2023 – 09 June 2023


25 May 2023 – 16 June 2023

Further information

Contact: Jo Hayes

 (03) 423 3141