Thu 7th Jun '12 12:46
Fri 1st Jun '12 15:01
Environmental Learning Cards
The Environmental Learning Cards have been developed by the Outdoor Education Advisory Panel.
Tue 29th May '12 22:23
Last year the DfE withdrew its detailed guidance on educational visits - Health and Safety of Pupils on Educational Visits (HASPEV) – a move widely condemned by teaching unions and professionals in the field. More...
Fri 11th May '12 13:04
New Zealand is taking the lead in the world of outdoor safety
Wed 2nd May '12 09:13
The 2012 Photo Competition has just been announced
Tue 1st May '12 16:15
Following the success of the previous competitions AHOEC and NAHT have once again joined forces to promote learning outside of the classroom by running the Outdoor Adventure Photographic Competition 2012. We all know that children and young people benefit from ‘hands on’ experiences. By seeing, hearing, touching and exploring the world around them and experiencing challenge and adventure, they find out how what they learn at school relates to their life outside it. The classroom environment doesn’t always provide young people with enough of these opportunities and whilst great learning already happens outside the classroom, many pupils still don’t get out and about enough.
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Thu 1st Mar '12 16:36
NUT & NASUWT - Revisiting Risk Video
The aim of the film is to encourage schools to consider using skilled providers when offering children and young people the opportunity to enjoy potentially hazardous activities in a controlled way.
Fri 17th Feb '12 00:05
A voluntary organisation formed to support the continuance of the Wilderness and Plump Hill Centres as an Environmental Education Service providing outdoor learning experiences in the Forest of Dean for children and young people, along with professional support and training for practitioners in schools and youth organisations. More...
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