An increasing body of research supports the value of learning in the living environment. Here are a number of key papers if you want to delve deeper.
A problem solving challenge involving the physical manipulation of data.Read more
The John Muir Award (an environmental award scheme) has produced this guide to outdoor learning.Read more
Teachers and policymakers are constantly bombarded with messages from every corner of society about what children should learn and experience. Dan Corlett gives four good reasons why food, farming and the natural environment should matter to schools.Read more