Go to our new-look site, it combines the Biotechnology and Science Learning Hubs with a new look and new functionality. This is our legacy site and is no longer maintained.


About this site

This section provides content about the range of information and features available on the site.

About us

The Science Learning Hub is a national project designed to support the effective teaching of science in New Zealand schools. It is funded by the New Zealand government through the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and managed by the University of Waikato.


This website has been designed to support New Zealand e-government and World Wide Web Consortium Accessibility Initiative good practice guidelines.

Awards for the Science Learning Hub

The Science Learning Hub is proud to have received several national and international awards.

Copyright and privacy

Read the terms and conditions that govern this website.


A glossary of science-related words.

Science Learning Hub Flyers

The flyers on the following pages show highlights from a range of Contexts and Science Stories on the Science Learning Hub.

Social media and connections

Through social media and the Pond we connect students and teachers with scientists and explore the latest NZ scientific research and science education trends.