28thJune 2022

Water Safety Educational Resources

28.06.22|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

New educational resources for the senior phase are now available on Education Scotland’s Water Safety page. Water Safety Scotland is hosting a water safety open day on 25 July. This event is to mark the World Health Organisation’s second annual Drowning Prevention Day. Find out more.

10thMay 2022

Water Safety resources

10.05.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , |

In partnership with Water Safety Scotland, Education Scotland have brought together partner agencies to create learning resources to support water safety education across all ages and stages. Find out more.

6thApril 2022

Outdoor Challenge: Special Report – A taste for adventure… and risk

06.04.22|Categories: Miscellaneous, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

How can organised outdoor spaces compensate for children’s lack of risk and challenge in everyday life?  Nursery World (March 29, 2022) explores this topic, with input from the Forest School Association. Sara Knight explores Forest School perspective on risk in this Early Education article .

29thJuly 2021

Going Out There Guidance – now updated

29.07.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Check out the updated guidance under the Scottish Framework for Safe Practice in Off-site Visits, developed in partnership by the Scottish Government, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), the Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education (SAPOE), Education Scotland, and the Association of Directors of Education, with input from other partners [...]