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12thAugust 2021

Positive Imaginings: cultivating environmental citizens

12.08.21|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , |

Rowanbank Environmental Arts & Education commissioned ethnographic research with children aged 9 to 11, in May 2021. These children live in areas of multiple deprivation in Edinburgh, Scotland.  Two Primary 6 groups  learned about climate change and the natural world, across five weeks of outdoor workshops held in a local [...]

12thAugust 2021

Young people call for more time spent learning in and about nature

12.08.21|Categories: Miscellaneous, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Our Bright Future shares this call for policy makers to produce guidance to schools. They argue that  at least an hour of lesson time per day should be spent outdoors. This webpage also includes links to helpful short videos on outdoor learning from Ulster Wildlife as part of their #LearnMoreOutdoors [...]