Find updates on play, learning, and the environment, from across the wider network in Scotland – and beyond.

6thJune 2024

The Magic Mòthan of the Boglands

In this Scotland’s Nature post (29 May 2024), Roddy Maclean reports on a Gaelic tradition which celebrates the insectivorous butterwort.   See  Leugh ann an Gàidhlig / Read in Gaelic

6thJune 2024

Relaunch of the Space to Grow and Thrive resource

The Minister for Children, Young People and the Promise, Natalie Don MSP, recently attended the relaunch of the Space to Grow and Thrive resource. The newly updated resource can be found here. Space to Grow and Thrive supports the delivery of high-quality environments for children attending early learning and school [...]

6thJune 2024

Schools get busy with Saving Scotland’s Amphibians and Reptiles (SSAAR)

The latest Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (ARC) e-bulletin includes news about Saving Scotland's Amphibians and Reptiles (SSAAR)   SSAAR is out with schools, community groups and at events all summer. Champhibians, Scotland’s school citizen science scheme, is growing, with support from partners at the Highland Council Ranger Service.   The Tadpole [...]