News

‘Ant boy’ strikes again with another great citizen science video!

Other

Cairngorms Nature bulletin (30 June 2020) has shared a video by Our Cairngorms Nature Young Ambassador, Xander 'AntBoy' Johnston, about the shining guest ant which is extremely rare and is currently only found in a few sites in the Scottish highlands. Xander is asking people to help him with…

Read More Published: 02.07.20

Inspiring Young People in STEM: Resources for Activities and Promoting Diversity

Resources Training

This course offered by Future Learn aims to help participants discover how to start volunteering with children and young people as a STEM Ambassador. 

Read More Published: 01.07.20

Climate emergency training for youth workers

Training

Registration is open for this new course which will equip Scotland’s youth work leaders with a working understanding of the climate emergency and give them the skills and tools to help young people to turn their concerns about climate change into positive action. The training is being delivered…

Read More Published: 30.06.20

Empowering young people to take environmental action at home - Last chance to book!

Events

This is the second of YouthLink Scotland’s policy seminar series on Climate Action, also with #iwill and Scottish Youth Parliament. This seminar, on Wednesday 1 July from 11am to 12.30pm, will bring young people and practitioners together to discuss their role in engaging and empowering young people to take…

Read More Published: 30.06.20

Outdoor learning as schools return post Covid-19

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In Scotland, representations about the benefit that outdoor learning and play can bring at this time have been made to our Scottish government. Check out the support to schools statements made by the National Network for Outdoor Learning (NNOL) and the Scottish Association of Providers of Outdoor…

Read More Published: 30.06.20

Scotland’s Outdoor Learning Directory aims to provide a portal to services supporting outdoor learning which are provided by these Scottish organisations.

Forestry and Land Scotland Scottish Forestry Scottish Natural Heritage Lomond & Trossachs NP Natural Scotland Cairngorms National Park Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland