education

4thJuly 2024

Teachers’ views sought on new education bill

04.07.24|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

Children in Scotland have shared this TES article (28 June 2024). Teachers, pupils and parents are among those being asked to give their views on the potential impact of the new Education (Scotland) Bill. This consultation will be open until Friday 30 August 2024.

7thFebruary 2024

Updated On-line Scottish Outdoor Access Code Education Resource Pack

07.02.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , |

Youthlink Scotland share information about this updated resource pack. This is full of interesting activities and designed for anyone who is keen to learn more about and encourage responsible access in the outdoors – greenspaces and the wider countryside. A link is provided to an interactive professional learning session with Education Scotland [...]

7thFebruary 2024

The Learning Conversations, Learning for Sustainability

07.02.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Join Gillian Hamilton, Interim Chief Executive of Education Scotland in this new series of conversations about education. Explore a range of different topics over the series, whether you are a parent, pupil or education practitioner. In this podcast, she explores Learning for Sustainability with Ian Menzies Senior Education Officer for [...]

28thNovember 2023

Conversations within the education community on climate change

28.11.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

TEESNet (Teacher Education for Equity and Sustainability) have shared this online ET (Elephant Times) magazine. Elephant Times 4.2 Seeking Conversations Education and Climate Crisis aspires to stimulate conversations within the education community and with those concerned about, or campaigning on, climate issues.  It highlights the needs of learners, the role [...]

10thJanuary 2023

UK woodland management horizon scan

10.01.23|Categories: Miscellaneous, Research|Tags: , , , , |

In this blog post on Finding Nature (January 9, 2023) Professor Miles Richardson describes this ongoing horizon scan which aims to identify ‘emerging issues and opportunities affecting woodland management in the UK over the next 50 years’. As part of this exercise, Prof. Richardson welcomes comments on how the social, [...]