ELC

6thJune 2024

Relaunch of the Space to Grow and Thrive resource

06.06.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , |

The Minister for Children, Young People and the Promise, Natalie Don MSP, recently attended the relaunch of the Space to Grow and Thrive resource. The newly updated resource can be found here. Space to Grow and Thrive supports the delivery of high-quality environments for children attending early learning and school [...]

1stMay 2024

The Early Years Outdoors

01.05.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , |

School Outdoor Learning share this useful blog post full of ideas and encouragement for Early Years outdoor learning at nursery or school.

5thJuly 2023

Nature preschools and outdoor play in the USA

05.07.23|Categories: Places, Research|Tags: , , , , |

Cities Connecting Children to Nature share recent reports on the benefits of providing nature and outdoor play in the early years. Changing practice in Maryland, USA,  is explored in these reports: Early Childhood: How to bring more nature into preschools, Hechinger Report, June 1, 2023 For preschoolers after the pandemic, [...]