Read about a transformative evaluation approach that captures the impact of learning outdoors. The John Muir Award is used to inspire action for wild places, and narrow the poverty related attainment gap through improving young people’s health, literacy, and numeracy. You can also find the school case study here.
A new Scottish Junior Forester Award has been launched . This aims to give children and young people an insight into a career in forestry, equipping them with the knowledge and practical skills so that they can help manage woodlands in their schools or communities. The Scottish Junior Forester Award [...]
Join the John Muir Trust for a 2.5 hour training session aimed at anyone who wants to develop and lead John Muir Award activity, or as a refresher. One of a number of courses shared in the January 2022 news roundup from LfS Scotland.
The John Muir Trust have shared this sway created by Hurlford Primary school in East Ayrshire. Check out some simple and effective ways the primary pupils have used their school grounds and wild places to meet their curriculum.