Free Online Course from University of Reading


On 28th February, the University of Reading launched: Teaching Climate and Sustainability in Primary Schools: An Outdoor Learning Approach a free online course hosted on the social learning platform, FutureLearn.

The course is for Primary teachers who are concerned about our planet and want to take action by embedding these vital topics into their teaching using the outside as an extension of the classroom. Drawing on real examples and expertise, the course will guide teachers to discover and discuss what knowledge and skills are required for teaching climate and sustainability outdoors and apply this understanding to their own working practice.

The course takes approximately 6 hours of flexible study and is free to join on FutureLearn (link in button below)

Dr Helen Bilton
Professor of Outdoor Learning and Play,
Programme Director PGCert Healthcare Education, NTF