11-12, Cluj, Romania: Outdoor Pedagogue Step 1
7, 2nd Edition of "Understanding the Danish Forest School Approach" published by Routledge
24-25, Waterloo, Belgium: Speech at the International Schools conference
Inside-Out nature is the leading training body providing courses for early year's practitioners to develop their own practice outdoors and in their own setting, whatever outdoor environment they have.
2017 Dates: 14-17 May 2017(completed), 8-11 October 2017 (4 remaining places)
Other dates available upon request
This course is restricted to a small number of participants in order to ensure non-intrusive observation in the kindergartens and to allow for meaningful discussions with pedagogues and amongst the group. Therefore, early booking is recommended.
Over the past decade there has been a growing international interest in using the outdoor environment with children as a way of developing skills and increasing motivation for learning. Recent research studies illustrate that using the outdoors as a learning resource is highly beneficial for physical, mental, social and emotional development in children, young people and adults.