20thOctober 2022

John Muir Award webinar: wild places and education priorities 16 November 2022 16.00-17.30

20.10.22|Categories: Events, Training|Tags: , , |

Join this John Muir Trust webinar exploring how wild places and the John Muir Award can benefit learning and educational priorities in Scotland, and key resources that can help. Aimed at teachers, youth workers and any practitioners supporting young people’s learning in Scotland, this session will introduce two resources designed [...]

21stApril 2022

Achieving awards in, through and for nature

21.04.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

This new collaborative resource helps practitioners navigate and connect diverse nature-based award opportunities available in Scotland. It demonstrates how nature-based awards contribute to national agendas such as building skills for life, learning and work, and inspiring people about the benefits of wild places and nature connection in tackling the climate [...]

12thJanuary 2022

A Highland haven

12.01.22|Categories: Places, Resources|Tags: , , , |

The John Muir Trust’s latest Wild Inside (Issue 47) newsletter shares Mark Piasecki's Haven. This short but powerful film highlights how the Scottish Highlands helped his mental health journey. Check out the John Muir Trust’s Wild and Well campaign which celebrates the invaluable connection between wild places and people's health.

7thDecember 2021

The John Muir Award and a pandemic recovery

07.12.21|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , |

Rebecca Logsdon, Scotland Education Manager for the John Muir Award, reflects on a nearly 40 per cent increase in John Muir Award activity in schools compared to last academic year. Read more in this John Muir Trust news post (25 October 2021).