Forest School Training – Caveat emptor: So you have decided that you want to embark on the journey to become a Level 3 qualified Forest School Practitioner. An increasing number of training providers and a … Continue Reading →
Guidance for leading Forest Education experiences.: If you work with children and young people in the state education system, you will no doubt be aware of the various guidance that exists for leaders of outdoor education, … Continue Reading →
John Holt: “We who believe that children want to learn about the world, are good at it, and can be trusted to do it with very little adult coercion or interference, are … Continue Reading →
Whittling Hens and Roosters: On Monday, Tom B on the Forest Education Initiative facebook page asked for a bit of help with his growing stick and twig collection: Help! since becoming a FS practitioner … Continue Reading →
Environmental Education for Sustainability: My good friends at Youth and Environment Europe based in Prague, have recently published a 32 page booklet entitled “Environmental Education for Sustainability”. This is a product of a week … Continue Reading →
I enable staff and pupils to get the most from outdoor experiences. Through training adults, leading one-off sessions or running bespoke programmes, the genuine cross-curricular potential of learning outside the classroom can be unlocked. Promoting child-initiated learning is central to what I do, based on 20 years of teaching, management and training.