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Learning for Sustainability in Schools

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Check out these blog posts by Learning for Sustainability Scotland, for some great case studies, including outdoor learning examples, from Scottish schools.

Read More Published: 09.07.19

Munching caterpillars advance on Scottish Schools!

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This Butterfly Conservation education campaign is now in the central belt of Scotland. Working with schools and pupils (P3-P5 classes), the Munching Caterpillars Scotland Project Officer will visit each school 4 times, delivering a series of Curriculum for Excellence linked workshops over the course of the year.

Read More Published: 09.07.19

Winners of the 2018-2019 Young Reporters Scotland competition announced!

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Young Reporters Scotland encourages young people to share their voice on sustainability subjects through film, writing and photography. Keep Scotland Beautiful share Scottish school entries here. 

Read More Published: 09.07.19

International School Grounds Conference 2020

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Learning Through Landscapes is organising the International School Grounds Alliance (ISGA)  conference (23-25th September 2020) in Stirling, and welcomes expressions of interest in being involved. 

Read More Published: 09.07.19

Research shows that outdoor learning benefits teachers too!

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Children in Nature Network news (5th July 2019) reports a Swansea University study which found that as little as an hour a week of outdoor learning has tremendous benefits for children and also boosts teachers' job satisfaction. Provided with permission from the Children & Nature Network.

Read More Published: 09.07.19

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