Genesis School-gen Trust helps school go solar

Genesis School-gen Trust helps school go solar

Sawyers Bay School near Dunedin has sustainability and environmental education woven through its day-to-day curriculum. But at odds with that ethos, the school was heated by a coal boiler dating from 1956 that Principal Gareth Swete was keen to retire as soon as he...
Congratulations to our selected schools

Congratulations to our selected schools

The Trust is delighted to announce that 36 schools have been selected from this year’s application round to receive their share of $180,000 worth of science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM) equipment. This equipment gives students hands-on experience and...
Empowering Kiwi kids with STEM

Empowering Kiwi kids with STEM

  With support from the School-gen Trust, students at Te Wharekura o Mauao are building robots and having a go at coding. Skills that will develop their critical thinking and problem solving capability. Read the article at Stuff.co.nz...
Chromebooks make a difference in Lockdown

Chromebooks make a difference in Lockdown

Chromebooks purchased by the Genesis School-gen Trust and given out the day before lockdown meant 200 students could stay connected with their teacher and continue their learning. Most importantly they meant the students didn’t risk falling behind. In this video...