Port Macquarie has a new nature based Primary School
October 26, 2017
A new nature based primary school is opening in Port Macquarie in 2018. They seem to have a similar emergent, child-led philosophy to us. Here is a ABC radio conversation about them.
Blue Gum Community School
June 03, 2017
An inspiring and leading edge school with an evidence based approach.
Claire Wardon's Nature Pedagogy
"Nature Pedagogy is an understanding of our sense of belonging to land, our sense of working with nature. There is a pedagogical shift when you move outside into nature... it's learning with nature, not just teaching about it."
- Claire Warden
Vitamin N and The Last Child in the Woods
Richard Louv - his book "The last child in the woods" brings together research and compelling thinking around the need for unstructured time outdoors for healthy childhood development.