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Costing the Earth

By | June 18th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

The following data are taken from a presentation made by Alan Reid, editor of Environmental Education Research, in April. A Nature Conservancy enquiry report, presented at the 1965 Keele Conference, stated that funds being spent on research into the education [...]

Is Learning for Turning?

By | June 11th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

As we noted a couple of weeks ago, Stephen Sterling has a new website, and on this you'll find his new blog.  We draw this to your attention because we think it will be something [...]

Ofsted’s new inspection framework

By | June 4th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Along with others interested in environment and sustainability, NAEE responded to Ofsted's call for comments on its draft Inspection Framework.  This was our response, and others can be seen here. Ofsted says: "The proposals generated [...]

Strategic Research Network for Learning in Natural Environments

By | May 28th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

This post sets out further links to the most recent evidence and reports, policy agenda developments, large scale delivery sector initiatives, resources and news items.  This supports the Strategic Research Network for Learning in Natural [...]

Strategic Research Network for Learning in Natural Environments

By | May 21st, 2019|Categories: Blog|

This post sets out links to the most recent evidence and reports, policy agenda developments, large scale delivery sector initiatives, resources and news items.  This supports the Strategic Research Network for Learning in Natural Environments [...]

Children and Nature Network research

By | May 14th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Here's a link to the latest research digest from the Children & Nature Network.  The work reported is: Attention Restoration Green Schoolyards & Surrounding Greenness Link between Childhood Experiences and Adults’ Connectedness to Nature Research [...]

Climate change: still a challenge for English schools

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

Today's post is from Ben Ballin, the chair of the West Midlands Sustainable Schools Network [@wmsussch ].  He is an NAEE Fellow and writes here in a personal capacity Young people are on the march against [...]

From a Cumbrian Headteacher

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

Today's blog is by Graham Frost, headteacher of Robert Ferguson Primary School in Carlisle.  Graham blogs at: cumbriahead.wordpress.com and this post is reproduced here with his permission.  You can follow Graham @GrahamFrost Educators should give young [...]

Teachers for Climate Truth write to the DfE

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

Here's the full text of the letter sent by Teachers for Climate Truth (part of XR) to the DfE: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) told us last October that we have 12 years to [...]