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


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


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


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!

Resources Events

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

Resources Other

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