18thJanuary 2024

Biodiversity Action programme for secondary pupils now available on SCQF at level 4

18.01.24|Categories: Resources, Training|Tags: , , , , |

This SCQF level 4 course will support young people to develop their knowledge of key biodiversity concepts on how the natural world works and how we are dependent on its healthy functioning. It will build awareness of what positive action they might take to address the causes of biodiversity loss [...]

26thApril 2022

Forest Kindergarten Training – more dates added!

26.04.22|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , , |

Check out the extra dates added offered by Learning Through Landscapes for  SQA Forest Kindergarten training. These include venues in Scotland. The Forest Kindergarten Award has been designed to meet the needs of early years practitioners to support regular visits to local outdoor spaces for learning and play. This is [...]

26thApril 2022

How a new GCSE in natural history can help us towards a greener future

26.04.22|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , |

This article in The Conversation (21 April 2022) discusses the potential, and challenges, of the new GCSE in natural history (England and Wales). The authors argue that this new qualification will help to address the disconnection from nature in our largely urban population.  A new GCSE can be supported by [...]