Category Archives: School Grounds

What did Ofsted ever do for us?

This week’s blog comes to us from Juno Hollyhock, Executive Director at Learning Through Landscapes. One of the repetitive messages that circulate within our sector is the refrain that says if Ofsted were more supportive of learning in the natural … Continue reading

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Embedding LOtC into school curriculum and policies: Pokesdown Primary School

This week’s blog comes to us from Elaine Skates, Chief Executive of the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom. More information about CLOtC and a link to their newsletters can be found here.    There is a wealth of research, … Continue reading

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“How do you do?” “You do by learning.” “How do you learn?” “You learn by doing.”

This week’s post comes to us from “across the pond” and builds on the theme of  “Using the outdoors for teaching across the curriculum”.  The article has kindly been provided by Stephen J Cooper RN who also has his own blog, … Continue reading

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