Outdoor Learning Conference
Friday 3 October 2014
Pavilion Centre, Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge
Following our successful first Outdoor Conference in September 2013 Cornwall Outdoors are pleased to announce a second conference running in October 2014. You will have the opportunity to hear two world renowned speakers, Juliet Robertson and Andy Kirkpatrick, and to share views and experiences of outdoor learning and adventure education.You will also get the opportunity to attend two workshops delivered by top outdoor practitioners.
2 Amazing Guest Speakers
One of Scotland’s leading consultants in the field of outdoor learning. She is a published author and her website www.creativestarlearning.co.uk has a wealth of resources and ideas for outdoor learning, including her award-winning blog
Her workshops provide delegates with a wide range of practical ideas and activities which use the outdoors to enrich the curriculum.
One of the UK’s top mountaineers. He has climbed some of the most technically difficult routes in the world and is particularly well known for his winter expeditions. But his journey from remedial student to internationally acclaimed mountaineer, writer and speaker is further testament to his determination to succeed. Andy is severely dyslexic, a condition diagnosed after he left school, and began his adult life with no qualifications. Despite this, alongside his mountaineering achievements he is an award-winning, published writer and a highly successful public speaker.
No 1 ~ Outdoor Maths with Sticks and Stone
No 2 ~ Adventure Learning Schools
No 3 ~ Brilliant Residentials
No 4 ~ Beach School
No 5 ~ Spirituality and the Outdoors
No 6 ~ Bushcraft
No 7 ~ Outdoor Learning and the importance of our relationships to place.
No 8 ~ Developing the curriculum through simple climbing activities
No 9 ~ Orienteering in the School Grounds
No 10 ~ Educational Visits Coordinator Update
No 11 ~ Core, that’s amazing!
No 12 ~ Taking Stories Outdoors
No 13 ~ Campfire Cooking in the school grounds
No 14 ~ Teambuilding on a budget