Greenspace Scotland has shared The Edinburgh Growing Together project in their latest e-bulletin. Much of this Edible Estates work has been conducted by Growing Youth, a social enterprise supported by the council's Additional Support for Learning Service (ASLS) that educates young people in horticulture and construction. Project work also includes [...]
City of Edinburgh Council’s Edinburgh-based Outdoor Learning Team is currently advertising for the tertiary posts of Outdoor Learning Instructor and Trainee Outdoor Learning Instructor. These are tertiary posts; i.e. on a casual contract. Find details via the links for Outdoor Learning Instructor and Trainee Outdoor Learning Instructor The closing date [...]
City of Edinburgh Council’s outdoor learning team are organising their Holyrood Park Outdoor Learning Challenge event on 26th & 27th September 2023. This event previously ran in 2018 & 2019 and each year was Scotland’s largest outdoor classroom event. In 2019 more than 2,400 primary 6 pupils attended over the [...]
This blog post on Scottish Pollinators (4 October 2022) shares information about managing spaces for our pollinators and Edinburgh Living Landscape. If you are a school in Edinburgh, is there a greenspace like this near you?
The Green Team are passionate about supporting young people to find their place in nature. 2021 was a challenging year but their first impact report reveals it was their busiest year yet, with nearly 1,000 young people taking part in the group’s programmes. Check out the Green Team 2021 impact [...]
This event aims to provide lots of opportunities for learning, sharing, and networking with like-minded people from across Edinburgh and beyond. Check out the Eventbrite page for more details and to register.
One of the short films made by Rowanbank’s Creative Climate Education Project, Positive Imaginings. The children from Craigmillar, Edinburgh, were asked what future world they would like to see. Watch, listen, enjoy and learn.
Services supporting outdoor learning are provided by these Scottish organisations.