This blog post from Scottish Natural Heritage on February 7, 2018, describes a PhD student’s journey from university studies to Work Placement experience with SNH in 2014-15.
Creative STAR Learning provides useful overview/one-stop-shop for Outdoor Learning and Play Policy and Guidance in Scotland
Interested in outdoor learning research? This Facebook group set up by Juliet Robertson of Creative STAR Learning shares useful research and articles
This research paper reports that outdoor residential programs using exploratory learning methodology can drastically improve the student's learning attitudes. Students showed increased self-regulation in the outdoors. “Learning” was perceived as more “free” with the outdoor experiential approach, and was associated with being in nature. On the basis of…
There are many ways to connect people with Scotland’s nature. In this SNH blog post, Tina describes her experience as a young person working in the GIS field since leaving university, and her role as a STEM Ambassador.