The Global Outdoor Classroom

The Global Outdoor Classroom

Teachers who participate in this course will be better able to use the outdoor space at their school as a powerful medium for global learning.

Increasing their pupils’ engagement and ability to identify interconnections between global concepts such as social justice, sustainable development and human rights.

Aims of the course:

  • Give you a chance to take part in activities, and consider how these activities can support deep thinking and positive change at a whole school and an individual level.
  • Give you lots of practical resource ideas.
  • Investigate the practical implications of taking learning outdoors, including looking at school grounds.

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • use the outdoor space at their school as a powerful medium for global learning
  • increase your pupils' engagement in global learning
  • develop your pupils’ ability to identify interconnections between global concepts such as social justice, sustainable development and human rights.