Monthly Archives: July 2017

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Weekend viewing – NAEE’s website

By | July 4th, 2017|Webwatch|

We were pleased to see that Environmental Education Research, the leading academic journal in our field, featured the NAEE website as weekend viewing last week.  This is how they introduced us: The United Kingdom’s National Association for Environmental Education curates a website with a blog, weblinks and a webwatch, ideas for curriculum, fellowships, links to [...]

Children in Wild Nature: a practical guide to nature-based practice

By | July 3rd, 2017|Book Review|

There is a growing realisation that children benefit by being involved in ‘wild’ spaces; that so many children today grow up in a city environment – far from any ‘natural encounter’ – with youngsters who simply do not know what ‘nature’ they are missing. These are the new generation of kids experiencing ‘nature deficit disorder’, [...]

Research update from Natural England – Part 2

By | July 3rd, 2017|Blog|

Here is the second part of Natural England's recent round up of evidence and reports, policy agenda developments, large scale delivery sector initiatives, resources and news items.  This supports the Strategic Research Groups for Learning in Natural Environments and Outdoors for All in order to develop better coherence and collaboration in research and to improve links between [...]

Monday Round up – July 3rd

By | July 3rd, 2017|Webwatch|

1. The Business Connect website has a feature by John Hawthorne on 50 Heartbreaking Facts and Stats About The Global Water Crisis.  It sets out a range of information (with sources) about the inequitable access to potable water across the planet.  It begins: 1,800 child deaths every day are linked to water, sanitation and hygiene 2,000 children [...]