An advisory note from the Advisory Sub-Group on Education and Children’s Issues providing advice on school transport, outdoor learning, community transmission, the impact of school closures and staff safety and well-being was published on 3rd March.
SAPOE welcomes the launch today of the Vision for Young People – Thriving through residential outdoor education
The SAPOE meeting on Wednesday 3rd March 2021 will be held via Zoom
The Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education (SAPOE) has released a Position Statement about Securing the future of Local Authority Outdoor Learning
The SAPOE meeting on Wednesday 2nd December 2020 was held via Zoom. Download attachments: SAPOE Agenda 2nd December 2020 Chair’s Report 2nd December 2020 SAPOE-minutes-2nd-December-2020
The Scottish Government will provide £2 million of funding to mitigate the financial challenges facing the residential outdoor education sector as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis
The Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education is pleased to announce the launch today of the Supporting Learning Outdoors professional e-learning course
An interactive presentation about Supporting Learning Outdoors is now available.
Jonathan Kitching from Birsemohr, Aboyne and former SAPOE representative for Aberdeen City has just completed a marathon canoe journey across Scotland to raise money for cancer charities. The journey that started in Crinnan near Lochgilphead, was a solo unsupported challenge by canoe and bike. The road sections that joined together the lochs and rivers were […]
The Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education is pleased to announce the launch today of the Teaching Learning Outdoors professional e-learning course. This course and associated guidance, developed by Education Officers and SAPOE representatives from five local authorities, benefited from £17,250 of Scottish Government funding aimed at supporting outdoor learning. This has allowed this course […]