Category: Scottish Government and Parliament

Statement On how Outdoor Learning can support the reopening of schools in Scotland

Released: 11th May 2020 Outdoor learning is embedded in Curriculum for Excellence and in our GTCS standards. We know it benefits learning as well as mental and physical wellbeing. In the current situation of reflection, refocus and recovery we believe that outdoor learning and the outdoor environment needs to be at the heart of conversations […]

Scottish Parliament: Outdoor Learning – Letters exchanged between Education and Culture Committee and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning

The Education and Culture Committee wrote to the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on the main issues arising from the evidence session on outdoor learning on 10th December 2013. The Cabinet Secretary has provided a response to the main points raised at the evidence session. A further response from the Cabinet Secretary will be sent in due course.