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Outdoor Thunks – Made to Make Your Brain Go “Ooh”, “Ah” and “Ouch!”

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Another great item posted by Juliet Robertson at Creative STAR Learning Ltd. She shares Ian Gilbert’s provocative questions on outdoor learning and play. This gets your brain working!

Read More Published: 12.10.17

The new Scotland’s Environment website is now live!

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Read the blog post, and check out the revamped Educational Resources as well.

Read More Published: 12.10.17

Nature of Scotland Awards

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The shortlist for this conservation award includes some great contenders for the Youth & Education award, including SNH’s Primary Schools Camera Trap project. Winners will be announced at the RSPB Scotland celebration event on Thursday 23 November in Edinburgh. Read more here.

Read More Published: 04.10.17

Park School, Kilmarnock - Learning Away’s first Scottish Champion School!

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Park School supports children with Additional Support Needs aged from 5-18. This Learning Away case study describes the residential programme and its positive impact on pupils and staff.

Read More Published: 04.10.17

Why is a winter residential better?

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Learning Away make the case for your school residential to take place earlier in the academic year, in this powerful infographic and with the support of  free resources.

Read More Published: 04.10.17

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