This year we had six applications for the Dr Nicola Chisnall Memorial Award which was fantastic. It was also the first year MANZ offered $500 to the winning recipient. The applicants were:
BestStart Johnsonville, Wellington – Expanding Te Tiriti 0 Waitangi
Montessori House of Children Hamilton – Reaching out
Montessori Bethlehem, Tauranga – Oral Language
Wa Ora Montessori School – Rata Street Bush Walk
Montessori BestStart Playgroup Kilbirnie and Rongatai, Wellington – Developing our Playgroup
BestStart Montessori Mosgiel, Dunedin – Community Garden
After voting, Montessori House of Children, Hamilton was the outstanding winner. You can read their application below.