16thApril 2024

Snow, wind, rain, wind, hail, frost – the perils of filming peatland restoration

16.04.24|Categories: Miscellaneous, Places|Tags: , , , , |

This Scotland’s Nature blog (12 April 2024) shares how the Scottish weather makes creating case study films of some of our peatland restoration projects interesting to say the least! It might also be of interest to people who are interested in working in this sector or in the use of [...]

17thJanuary 2024

Education Scotland Science and STEM events – Register now for these FREE events!

17.01.24|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

These events are for practitioners from various sectors including primary, early learning and childcare, secondary and ASN. Full details about the events below are available on Education Scotland’s  STEM blog and also the national STEM events calendar. Any questions? Email Education Scotland STEM team. Reimagining the BGE sciences curriculum (ELC, [...]

29thNovember 2023

Women in Forestry Practical Training Fund

29.11.23|Categories: Funding, Training|Tags: , , , , |

The Women in Forestry Practical Training Fund has been established to support the personal development of women (over 16 years old), providing them with additional skills to progress their careers and employment opportunities in forestry beyond their current role. Find out about other funding badges via Skills Hub Scotland.

29thNovember 2023

Young people – green skills, careers and employability

29.11.23|Categories: Research, Resources|Tags: , , , |

Outdoor learning can support connection to nature and interest in working in and for the environment. Youthlink Scotland have developed some useful resources to help address the issues for young people interested in these career paths: Green Employability. What is a green job, and what skills can young people develop [...]