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Sustainable Development Goal#11 – can you access your local greenspace?

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The Sustainable Development Goals are a set of global priorities for ensuring that economic, environmental, social and cultural wellbeing is achieved for everyone around the world. This month, Eco-schools Scotland are promoting Goal 11 which is about affordable housing and transport but also aims to make sure…

Read More Published: 30.05.18

Children and Nature Network Research Library

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The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) and the Children & Nature Network (C&NN) have launched eeRESEARCH, a joint research library designed to support and advance the field of environmental education and efforts to connect children to nature around the world.

Read More Published: 30.05.18

Growing up Wild- South Lanarkshire Forest Schools

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A series of  lovely YouTube films illustrating different aspects of Forest School sessions delivered by Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership

Read More Published: 30.05.18

Get measuring outdoors – it’s National Numeracy Day 16th May 2018!

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Have a look at Tree Measuring – Connecting Trees with Curriculum for Excellence and other numeracy resources signposted on this website. Simply search for ‘numeracy’ on the main Search and under the News tab. We are all #numberspeople- especially when it gets real outdoors!

Read More Published: 16.05.18

Free seed packs from Eco Schools to grow butterfly friendly plants

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Eco Schools have some seed packs remaining to give away to schools. Contact them here.

Read More Published: 01.05.18

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