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Our Environment award 2016 celebrates innovative school kids

Look at the great winning ideas submitted by young people aged 6-18 on how they would improve their local environment! This competition is organised by Scotland’s Environment Web partnership. Congratulations to Nether Currie Primary School in Edinburgh, who received £1000 towards making their Muirwood Park flooding and…

Read More Published: 01.11.16

Are you harnessing pupil power?

Good quality outdoor learning takes a consultative and inclusive approach. This STRIDE magazine article focusses on participation and attainment in schools, how to make this meaningful, and foster a sense of belonging to the local and global community

Read More Published: 01.11.16

Imagine #NatureForAll

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The #NatureForAll movement is an inclusive coalition of partners who represent a variety of sectors, aiming to bring new insights and strategies to the goals of raising awareness and facilitating experiences and connections with nature. IUCN videos, like this one delivered to the IUCN Assembly at the World…

Read More Published: 01.11.16

Nominate a #GetOutside Champion for Ordnance Survey!

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Are you passionate about the Great British outdoors and do you love to get outside? Ordnance Survey is seeking a #GetOutside champion for 2017. To nominate yourself or a friend, follow this link.

Read More Published: 26.10.16

Getting going with Outdoor Learning

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Written by former head teacher and Winston Churchill fellow Juliet Robertson, this little booklet is packed with simple advice and pointers to more resources to help take your learning outdoors.

Read More Published: 26.10.16

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