Editor's Pick

  • 6 trip ideas and activities for the new school year

  • Case Study: how a treehouse at Barfield School in Surrey has transformed outdoor learning

  • Future outdoor experiences and new natural learning evidence

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Find out who, what and where has won this year by watching the ceremony replay on-demand.

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News and Ideas

David Livingstone Birthplace Museum

New education and workshop space at David Livingstone Birthplace museum

Schools are invited to book visits to the David Livingstone Birthplace in Scotland, which has had a major transformation. 

Children searching mud

Extra funding given to project to help disadvantaged children in Liverpool

Grow Wellbeing, a team of forest school leaders, horticulturists, educators and more, has received additional funding to outreach their services so more disadvantaged school children in Liverpool can experience outdoor learning opportunities. 

Green Park Activity Centre

New activities available for schools at Buckinghamshire’s Green Park Centre

Schools will be able to try out new activities at Green Park Centre in Buckinghamshire which has been added to the Inspiring Learning portfolio. 

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Including how educational visits can help to re-engage students, an interview with the Eden Project co-founder about a new GCSE subject and the School Travel Awards special.

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School Travel Awards: watch the 4-minute highlights of the 2020/21 ceremony

To find out more and for links to the full ceremony and reaction head to schooltravelorganiser.com/awards.


Teachers tell School Travel Organiser how visits can re-energise the ‘why’ of education

Some of our readers have been in touch to tell us how they see school visits and learning outside the classroom as key to re-engaging children after the last year. 

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Kingswood

​Summer residentials can help smooth the transition to secondary school

A week away from home on a residential stay during the summer holidays could help children feel more confident about the prospect of transitioning from primary to secondary school in the autumn, says outdoor education provider Kingswood.

St Giles Special School

Case Study: having fun in an outdoor environment is key at St Giles Special School

Anna Young and Jakk Capewell, learning tutors at St Giles Special School in Derby, tell us how learning outside the classroom promotes positive wellbeing and mental health.