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April 20, 2020

Ideas for physically active mark-making outdoors

April 1, 2020

Meeting our Erasmus+ partners, virtually, to discuss ways to help schools introduce plants into learning and play.

October 4, 2019

The PAPPUS project will disperse seeds of change in the lives of young people, using the natural world, botany and horticulture, in a playful context.

May 22, 2019

Springtime's Outdoor Classroom Day is almost upon us - the twice-yearly campaign now has over 3.5m children participating, all around the globe.  Here...

April 26, 2019

Monday 29th April marks day one of Kathy Brodie's 'Early Years Spring Summit'. Each spring, Kathy rounds up a range of early years specialists, and re...

February 18, 2019

Making the most of any last minute end-of-year budget underspends (ha!).

November 30, 2018

Our new action research style CPD course brings you our most effective, tried and tested ideas to take STEM learning outdoors.

The progr...

November 6, 2018

Julie Mountain and Mary Jackson are heading to Tokyo this month, to attend the International School Grounds Alliance 2018 conference, and carry out re...

October 15, 2018

Are school ponds making a comeback? In recent months I've visited several schools with sadly unloved ponds, yet each school expresses lots of int...

October 14, 2018

Felicity and I have been updating our CPD courses - the first one to get the treatment is our brilliant (if we do say it ourselves) early years maths...

October 21, 2014

Review of Juliet Robertson's first book, Dirty Teaching.

October 17, 2010

One of the schoolyards I was most impressed by on the International Green Schoolyards Conference tours was at Alice Fong Yu, America’s first ‘Chinese...

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