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The Council for Learning Outside the Classroom

By | December 6th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

The Council for Learning Outside the Classroom (CLOtC) says that there's never been a better time to become a member.  If you join now your membership will not be due for renewal until April 2019. Benefits [...]

Monday Round up – December 4 to 8

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

1. NAAEE says that EUGENE is an easy-to-use tool to help "evaluate knowledge gain as a result of your program".  It's here.  EUGENE stands for Ecological Understanding as a Guideline for Evaluation of Nonformal Education.  The website is devoted [...]

Developing the Heliocentric model

By | December 1st, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

The latest blogs from the Science Geek have been about our developing understanding of the Earth's position in the cosmos in relation to other bodies and systems. The first, Geocentric Cosmology, was about the basis of the geocentric model [...]

The Pollinator Promise

By | November 29th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Click here to read about how one school inspired its local community to protect pollinators – there's a video as well. Earlier this year a group of enterprising and creative Year 4, 5 and 6 pupils [...]

Monday Round up – November 27 to December 1

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

1. NAEE will be represented at St George's House, Windsor, this week, at a consultation with a focus on young people and the sustainable development goals.  There will be a range of short presentations about what goal-related work [...]

An extract from Environmental Education Vol 116

By | November 24th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Today's post is an extract from the Webwatch section of the latest edition of NAEE's journal Environmental Education [Vol 116].  Bioblitz from the Bristol Natural History Consortium is a major leader in biological surveys.  The Natural History Museum [...]

Supermarket waste activity for KS 3

By | November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

A new Activity Kit from Think Global explores the topical concept of waste food and waste plastics.  It investigate the reasons why so much food is wasted and evaluate possible ways of reducing this.  Think Global [...]

Monday Round up – November 20 to 24

By | November 20th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

1. NAEE is encouraging everyone with an interest in environmental education to respond to the global Call for Action from the Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP). Here's a video to watch which explains the background, and you can [...]

Engaging with the SDGs in British schools

By | November 17th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Our Webwatch post on Wednesday featured some of the ideas of Harriet Marshall about the sustainable development goals in the curriculum.  In particular, we featured her propositions that the SDGs can ... bridge subject divides help [...]