Welcome to
ConnectEd Schools

A localised resource hub to help Port Macquarie-Hastings Schools and teachers educate, inspire, and empower our local children and youth.

Spotlight on...

Supporting your students to become local eco warriors! Age recommendation: All ages Port Macquarie-Hastings Council’s free school programs are developed by qualified educators and designed to empower our children and youth with localised knowledge and skills that support them in becoming responsible and sustainably-minded active citizens in our local community.

Workshops & Excursions

View Council’s range of free incursions and excursions across Waste and Water Education, with more topics coming in 2022.

Projects & Challenges

Check out past and present projects and challenges that give your students the deeper learning experience of contributing to real-life community projects and goals, while helping them develop 21st century skills like critical and creative thinking, problem solving, and teamwork. 

Classroom Resources

Downloadable lesson activities, worksheets, videos, posters and interactive digital activities to inspire and engage your students.

We want your feedback!

This platform has been built for you and we want it to work for you! So, let us know what’s working well, what you’re interested in, and what you’d love to see more of, and we’ll do our best to make it happen!

Coming Up...

Check out our calendar of events, special days, and other opportunities available to our schools and out in the community for our young people.

Waste Warriors

A student-directed e-learning program to help our young people become waste wise and work towards a zero waste future.

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We acknowledge that we are on Birpai country and pay respects to all elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge the ongoing connection to the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands and waters of the Port Macquarie Hastings Region.

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