Last week a shipping container filled with sensible and appropriate gifts from the students of three Sydney schools, left for Honiara Solomon Islands. The 40 foot container, costs of shipping and an abundance of tools packed inside was generously donated by the Lions Club of Parramatta and their community partners. The remaining space in the container was filled with socks, shoes, underpants, … [Read more...]
Australia to Haiti
We are so excited to showcase what happens when students engage powerfully and globally in S.E.A.T's butterfly effect. After wise consideration, the students of Canberra Montessori School decided to gift their SEATs to the children of Paradis des Indiens school in Abricots, Haiti. With the help of the Haitian ex-pat community in Australia and DHL Transport, the students were able to arrange the … [Read more...]
Supporting local community
The Stage 3 students of Londonderry Public School engaged in S.E.A.T Project lessons and investigated global issues such as sustainability and poverty and were keen for their voices to be heard in their community. They researched, negotiated and made some wise decisions. They discovered the high population of homeless people in the Hawkesbury region, so sold their decorated SEATs at auction to … [Read more...]
Schools supporting schools!
Teaming up with their local high school, and with the generous support of the NAB Liverpool & Highlands, K-12 students from the Liverpool Hospital School have been able to experience the S.E.A.T Project! Our students have worked through the S.E.A.T Project education program with the support of their teachers and a select group of students from Liverpool Girls High School. Each fortnight, our … [Read more...]
A SEAT fit for the beach!
This vibrant SEAT was decorated and donated by Sydney artist Patrick Houston of Procreate Studio & Gallery in Manly. Patrick generously offered his unique gifts and talents to the students of Royal North Shore Hospital School as they learned about their unique gifts and talents (!) through the S.E.A.T Project education program. Their SEAT event raised over $1300 to donate to the 'Seven … [Read more...]
“more than just a SEAT”
"Bea showed SEAT that he was more than just a seat; he could help people learn and he come from a bamboo tree in Vietnam!" Year 4 student - Roseville Public School NSW … [Read more...]