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Marine education pack

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The Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST) provide a great online marine education pack. Good news if you are taking your learning outdoors to the beach or shore, either on Arran or beyond.

Read More Published: 21.02.19

Calling global citizen scientists

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Project Noah stands for Networked Organisms and Habitats. It's a tool that nature lovers can use to explore and document local wildlife and a common technology platform that research groups can use to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere. The website includes an education resource page.

Read More Published: 21.02.19

Winter is drawing in

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Grow Wild share 31 illustrations in different styles of UK native wildflower or fungus and interesting facts about them. Why not draw the plants you can find outdoors  in your greenspace or school grounds? 

Read More Published: 19.02.19

Passionate about film and nature? Enter this competition!

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Are you aged 16-30, with a creative streak? SNH seek young filmmakers with a passion for nature for a new competition that aims to encourage businesses to see the benefits of the natural world. 

Read More Published: 19.02.19

Scotland’s STEM Strategy for Education and Training in Scotland published

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This STEM Annual Report published 7th February 2019 by the Scottish Government provides an overview of progress in the first year of the five year STEM Strategy for Education and Training in Scotland. The early learning and childcare sector is key in engaging children with STEM outdoors. 

Read More Published: 19.02.19

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