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Latest NAEE journal published

By |July 27th, 2015|

NAEE has published its new journal, Environmental Education Vol 109, for its members.  Its contents include a number of regular features such as the President’s Column, and reports from NAEE-sponsored field work by schools.   […]

When a bird hunts a butterfly

By |July 26th, 2015|

Butterfly Conservation News says this, about one of our most common (and dazzling) butterflies …
“The Small Tortoiseshell is a common garden species but you are most likely to find this butterfly amongst the weeds and […]

Well done Martineau Gardens

By |July 24th, 2015|

As we noted the other day, 1582 parks and green spaces have received a 2015 Green Flag Award from Keep Britain Tidy.

These awards recognise the best parks and green spaces across the country, and a green flag […]

New Ofsted Framework

By |July 21st, 2015|

From this September, a new Ofsted inspection framework will apply to the following four stages of education: early years settings, schools, and the FE / skills sector.

This is the framework.

To download an inspection handbook for each of these four stages, just click […]

Jonathon Porritt’s hopes for the next 5 years

By |July 16th, 2015|

Here is a video of a recent lecture at the University of the West of England (Bristol) by Jonathon Porritt on Sustainability and the Conservative Administration.

Porritt has been a key figure in UK sustainable development for the last […]

Curriculum challenges for and from environmental education

By |July 15th, 2015|

The Journal of Curriculum Studies has developed a Virtual Special Issue on curriculum challenges related to environmental education.

 

The VSI draws on the work of the Journal on curriculum and  environmental education since the early 1970s, and […]

Learning by staying away from home

By |July 13th, 2015|

In June 2015, York Consulting published its evaluation of the Learning Away residentials project, identifying the impacts of overnight stays on young people.

Learning Away set out to support schools enhancement of young people’s learning, achievement and wellbeing by […]

New Journal edition now available

By |July 10th, 2015|

Volume 109 (Summer 2015) of NAEE’s journal, Environmental Education, has been mailed to members this week, and will be available as a pdf on the member pages of this website from Monday.   Volume 109 contains case […]

The Countryside Classroom Consortium – an opportunity knocks

By |July 9th, 2015|

The Countryside Classroom is a new initiative from FACE: Farming and Countryside Education.  This is their website – although it is still being developed.  You can become a Partner, a Contributor, or a Sponsor: details are here.

 

 

 

Why get […]