Global Educator of the Year 2017

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Congratulations to Jane Yates... Global Educator of the Year 2017 Last month, Think Global hosted a special event to celebrate the Global Educator of the Year finalists and presented the Award to the winner, Jane Yates from [...]

Monday Round up – August 14 to 20

By | August 14th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

1. The Natural History Museum says you can "Dive into the mysterious world of whales, dolphins and porpoises this summer at our new exhibition, Whales: Beneath the surface. Watch our short film to take look inside [...]

London Wetland Centre activities

By | August 9th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Here are some August and September activities in London: Night Safaris  Fridays from the 4th to 25th August This summer bring your kids you on an exciting night adventure building dens, listening to wildlife and looking [...]

Monday Round up – August 7 to 13

By | August 7th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

1. Click here to read July's round up from Think Global.  It includes news of the Global Educator of the Year, and its Global learning annual event (28-29 November) that is  taking place in Birmingham.  This will include the [...]

Control must be maintained

By | August 4th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

‘Control must be maintained’: exploring teachers’ pedagogical practice outside the classroom. This paper, by NAEE Fellow, Dr Melissa Glackin has been published in the British Journal of Sociology of Education.  Here's the Abstract: Drawing on [...]

LEEF summer activities

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

You can join bgen, LEEF and BGCI for a Networking Day at Kew on Wednesday 23rd August 2017, 10am-4pm. They will be exploring successful educational initiatives that thrive on working together. The aim is to "bring together like-minded professionals [...]

Monday Round up – July 31 to August 6

By | July 31st, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

1. The Natural History Museum is looking for teachers to support the development of learning and training opportunities as the Museum. Amongst others, these include representation on our Teacher Advisory Networks, attendance at consultation sessions and [...]

Popular websites about birds

By | July 28th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Here is a selection of the many websites that focus on birds. 1. Birds of Britain  Over 450 pages including changing monthly features and a permanent guide to Britain's bird reserves and clubs. 2. Royal Society for the [...]

Outdoor nature learning experience and connections

By | July 27th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

A chance to get involved ... 1. The next LEAF Conference is calling for case studies on engaging teenagers with farming, food and the environment.  A key part of the conference will be sharing experiences and best practice.  [...]