East Ayrshire delivers the curriculum through outdoor learning


Resources to support the Refreshed Curriculum for Excellence Narrative have been updated to shine a spotlight on outdoor learning in East Ayrshire. Watch this space for more examples!

Read More Published: 20.05.20

Scotland’s National Network for Outdoor Learning – a statement for our times

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Take a look at this timely statement from NNOL outlining the benefits of outdoor learning in the current context, with a call for action and suggested pathways for Scottish Government, local authorities and education settings to work together. Share this or this tweet, and sign up…

Read More Published: 20.05.20

Woodland weaving and magical mandalas


Take a look at this recent tweet (15 May 2020) from the Care Commission, which has shared images of some amazing artworks by Camphill School Aberdeen in their outdoor space.

Read More Published: 20.05.20

Enjoy Cairngorms 10 BIG Days of Nature – from the comfort of your home

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Join the celebrations with the Cairngorms Nature at home – BIG 10 Days! on 15-24 May. Check out 10 BIG days packed full of activities, videos, blogs and competitions to inspire, educate and amuse, starting here now! 

Read More Published: 19.05.20

Brooms, baskets and happy accidents

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A great article posted on Scottish pollinators (15 May 2020) describing the pollen collecting strategies by different species of bee, and the evolutionary relationship between plants and bee pollinators. 

Read More Published: 19.05.20

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

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