EDUCATION OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM (EOTC)

PR-2-7

PROCEDURAL DOCUMENT

Effective date: 06-April-17

 

Rationale

EOTC assists students in developing the key competencies by extending their learning beyond the classroom. 

Purpose

EOTC provides students with opportunities to develop personal and social skills and to become active, safe and skilled in the environment outside the classroom. 

Assessment

Assessment will be based upon the key competencies (NZ Curriculum, Page 12).

Conclusion

This learning area makes a significant contribution to the wellbeing of the students beyond the classroom.  It fosters critical thinking and action and enables students to appreciate the role and significance that EOTC provides for individuals and society.