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Learning for sustainability (LfS) Self-evaluation and improvement framework now available!

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Interested in evaluating and improving Learning for Sustainability within  your school or setting? This LfS evaluation framework provided by Education Scotland (February 2018) can be used to stimulate dialogue and action towards a whole school and community approach to learning for sustainability.

Read More Published: 14.06.18

Conduct a tree investigation with Terrific Scientific

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Eco-Schools Scotland have shared this learning resource from the BBC. It includes carbon calculators, and carbon cycle activity sheets for students. It would be a good partner for Tree Measuring– Connecting Trees with Curriculum for Excellence, also signposted on this Directory.

Read More Published: 30.05.18

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

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