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Scottish Outdoor Learning Research Hub meeting - ideas buzzing!

The latest SOLRH meeting (#SORLH) took place on 13th December 2018 hosted by Strathclyde University. A creative buzz of forward thinking was generated by the mix of university researchers, educators and outdoor learning/ learning for sustainability practitioners. More information can be found on the IOL Research Hub…

Read More Published: 14.12.18

Book now for the OWL Scotland network event 2019!

The Outdoor & Woodland Learning Scotland national networking event is now open for booking! Join in the fun and develop news skills from Friday 22nd Feb to Sunday 24th Feb at Dounans in Aberfoyle

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Six year study to understand the relationship of children with their environment

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This Child in the City article (06-12-2018) describes a funded six-year action research project in Montreal that is focused on understanding children’s perspectives. The research will create a better understanding of the relationships between children and their environment over time. This participatory project includes setting up expression tools…

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#ThisisLfS

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Cornton Nursery is a local authority nursery in Stirling, providing Early Years and Family and Childcare learning for 110 children and their families. Follow the link to read Cornton Nursery’s inspiring #ThisisLfS story on achieving a whole setting approach to Learning for Sustainability.http://learningforsustainabilityscotland.org/2018/12/thisislfs-towards-a-whole-setting-approach-to-learning-for-sustainability-inspiration-and-insights/

Read More Published: 06.12.18

Young Placechangers Ideas Fund – apply now!

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Are you aged between 12-25 and keen to improve your local environment? The Young Placechangers Ideas Fund  supports Youth Groups to engage with others in their communities to take action to improve the environmental quality, biodiversity, playability and vibrancy of neighborhoods. Funds of up to £3000 are available!

Read More Published: 06.12.18

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