The new Enhancing Professional Learning in STEM Grants Programme report details its funded projects, including a professional learning programme developed by East Ayrshire Council’s Learning Outdoors Support Team and Forestry Commission Scotland
Education Scotland’s National Improvement Hub provides a summary of key information, resources, and exemplification relating to Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
The Scottish Government’s STEM Annual Report (February 7, 2019) provides an overview of progress in the first year of the five year STEM Strategy for Education and Training in Scotland. It references links between outdoor learning and STEM subjects particularly for the early learning and childcare sector.
This new resource supersedes and builds on the previous Forestry Commission/ OWL Scotland Tree Measuring resources, and provides a progression of learning from Early/ First Level to Senior Phase. You can order it through the distributors on the OWL Scotland Resources Summary Flyer using stock code FCMS140, or download it…
This short film published by Grounds for Learning on 21 February 2018 highlights the benefits of Learning in Local Greenspace. It follows Shawlands Academy in Glasgow on one of their routine trips to Queens Park, where lessons include maths, science, geography, art and PE.