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Get the Bairns Oot! An outdoor kindergarten in Norway

Resources Training

An inspiring series of short videos from a Norwegian practitioner to support outdoor learning in early years and childcare settings, shared on the National Improvement Hub.

Read More Published: 21.03.19

Young people to create and star in films about nature

Other

This John Muir Trust news item (13 March 2019) describes a new short film series which explores young people's connections with the outdoors. 

Read More Published: 21.03.19

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park #ParkFocus

People Other

Have a look at the winning images from last’s year’s ‘Park Focus’ competition, launched last year to celebrate the Year of Young People 2018 and co-designed alongside the Park’s Youth Committee

Read More Published: 21.03.19

New grant provides STEM professional learning opportunities

Grants

Education Scotland announced (5th March 2019) that the new Enhancing Professional Learning in STEM Grants Programme has awarded £187,000 to organisations and charities, local authorities and further and higher education institutes since it was launched in October 2018.

Read More Published: 14.03.19

Magical Woodland Walks Edinburgh & East Whitburn

Events

Rowanbank are offering FREE family friendly events 1100-1230 at Craigmillar Castle Park Edinburgh on 16th March, and at Blaeberry Woodland East Whitburn on 23 March 2019. Find more information here.  

Read More Published: 14.03.19

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