News

School pupils get to grips with litter

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Keep Scotland Beautiful reports on how Deanpark primary school and Ballahulish primary school, have tackled local litter problems outdoors, and supported their learning at the same time. Plus KSB offer to support as many schools as possible to organise a Clean Up in April and May.…

Read More Published: 12.02.19

Learning on a bog in winter

Places

A great post from the Reserve manager, describing how a P6 class from Blackridge Primary, West Lothian spent 2 happy and chilly days outdoors learning on Blawhorn Moss.  

Read More Published: 06.02.19

Experience Outdoors Edinburgh

Resources Places

Edinburgh City Council have developed a comprehensive new website Experience Outdoors. This will also host an interactive outdoor learning map (in development) funded under SNH’s Outdoor Learning in Nature fund

Read More Published: 06.02.19

Learning for Sustainability at Cornton Nursery

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Learning for Sustainability Scotland tell the story of how Cornton Nursery, a local authority nursery in Stirling, has achieved a whole setting approach to LfS, which includes, of course, approaches to outdoor learning.

Read More Published: 06.02.19

Outdoors supports interdisciplinary working (IDL)

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Education Scotland reports how Pupils from Aberdeen’s Middleton Park Primary joined their Chief Executive, Gayle Gorman, for her presentation at a Royal Edinburgh Society conference. Have a look at all the IDL opportunities offered by taking learning outdoors! 

Read More Published: 06.02.19

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