Grounds for Learning October 2018 newsletter

Take a look at this GfL newsletter (October 2018) for useful links for funding, free training, resources and ideas for outdoor learning and play. 

Read More Published: 01.11.18

East Ayrshire gets to grips with the Curriculum Outdoors Attainment Challenge!


This case study on the National Improvement Hub outlines the intervention of Curriculum Outdoors Attainment Challenge (COACh) in seven East Ayrshire schools working with children, staff and parents to embed Outdoor Learning to raise attainment in literacy and numeracy.

Read More Published: 01.11.18

November 1st 2018 is Outdoor Classroom day!


We believe outdoor play & learning is great for mental health & wellbeing. RT if you agree! #OutdoorClassroomDay @OutdoorClassUKI  

Read More Published: 01.11.18

Women in Wellies - inspiring rural careers


This ‘women in wellies’ event took place in Cairngorms National Park on 30th October 2018, to encourage young women to consider pursuing careers in the rural sector. Are you a woman working in the rural sector? Do join in and promote this! #womeninwellies  

Read More Published: 01.11.18

It’s Maths week 10-16 September 2018 – do it outdoors!

Resources Events

Find out what’s involved from Education Scotland, have a look at numeracy resources in this Outdoor Learning Directory. Plus Creative STAR Learning Ltd has loads of great ideas for maths outdoors!

Read More Published: 13.09.18

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