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A curriculum that is serious about exploring rapid climate change

By | September 17th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Today's blog is written by our Chair of Trustees, Bill Scott.  It explores the issue of a curriculum that is serious about exploring rapid climate change.  Bill is writing in a personal capacity, and these are [...]

CLOtC research reporting

By | September 10th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Here's a selection of news and research that CLOtC has highlighted recently – in case you missed them.  You can follow CLOtC's research reporting here, and its news output here.  Each is regularly updated and [...]

Natural England’s mid-Summer update

By | September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Here's a further selection of research and other reports related to learning and the environment collated by Natural England. An Affective Measure of Nature Connectedness for Children and Adults: Validation, Performance and Insights. Richardson, Hunt, [...]

A CITES update

By | August 27th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

This is an update from the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation about the first week of the meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) which regulates the trade of such species by subjecting [...]

Natural England’s early Summer Update

By | August 20th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Here's a selection of research and other reports related to learning and the environment collated by Natural England. The Impact of Participation in an Outdoor Education Program on Physical Education Teacher Education Student Self-efficacy to [...]

Getting Started in the Forest

By | August 13th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Today's blog is a case study of introducing outdoor learning into a primary school by Rebecca Wilkinson, Teaching Trees Programme Officer, at the Royal Forestry Society. The Royal Forestry’s Society’s Teaching Trees Programme is undertaking a [...]

Nature Friendly Schools

By | August 6th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Nature Friendly Schools is one of three projects within the Children and Nature programme which is a flagship programme for the 25 Year Environment Plan, led jointly by Natural England, Defra and Department for Education and with a budget [...]

UK Student Climate Network Newsletter 1

By | July 30th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

This is the first newsletter from the UK Student Climate Network [UKSCN].  We shall bring you future editions when they're published.* Youth Strike 4 Climate #6 On Friday 19th of July, the UK once again [...]

Save the Planet from Plastic

By | July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Blog|

The Rotary / NAEE Heart of England Save the planet from plastic schools competition ended with an extensive exhibition that was launched by the Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor Linda Bingham, and the Rotary Heart of England District Governor, Saroj [...]