News

Get measuring outdoors – it’s National Numeracy Day 16th May 2018!

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Have a look at Tree Measuring – Connecting Trees with Curriculum for Excellence and other numeracy resources signposted on this website. Simply search for ‘numeracy’ on the main Search and under the News tab. We are all #numberspeople- especially when it gets real outdoors!

Read More Published: 16.05.18

Hey Teacher! video - Outdoor Classroom Day 17th May

Events

A great short video from Learning Through Landscapes (Grounds for Learning in Scotland) illustrating why its so valuable to take learning outdoors on 17th May (and every other day of the year!). See #OutdoorClassroomDay

Read More Published: 10.05.18

Don’t delay - National Park Grant Scheme funding open until 3rd June 2018!

Grants

Are you a voluntary/ community group/ school or public funded body? Funding is available for projects that help enhance the Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park as a place to live, work and visit, and support the National Park Partnership Plan and local  Community Action Plans

Read More Published: 03.05.18

Free seed packs from Eco Schools to grow butterfly friendly plants

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Eco Schools have some seed packs remaining to give away to schools. Contact them here.

Read More Published: 01.05.18

International day of Forest Kindergarten is 3rd May 2018

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Find more information by visiting the Global Forest Kindergarten platform.

Read More Published: 01.05.18

Scotland’s Outdoor Learning Directory aims to provide a portal to services supporting outdoor learning which are provided by these Scottish organisations.

Forestry Commission Scotland Scottish Natural Heritage Lomond & Trossachs NP Natural Scotland Cairngorms National Park Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland