Learning Beyond The Classroom Conference 2018: Inspiring excellence outdoors

Learning beyond the classroom conference 2018

Surrey Outdoor Learning and Development are delighted to announce another exciting ‘Learning Beyond the Classroom’ conference for 2018 – Inspiring Excellence Outdoors!

This lively, practical and inspiring day will feature a mix of keynote speakers including TV presenter Kate Humble and attendees will get the opportunity to attend three of our practical workshops (select at time of booking, subject to availability - see all available workshops).

When: Friday 20 April 2018

Cost: Early bird price £120 per delegate if booked by 16 February 2018; standard price £140

Where: High Ashurst Outdoor Education Centre, Headley Lane, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6DQ

Time: 8.15 am Registration for 9am prompt start, finish approx. 4.15pm

Book by February 16 2018 for the early bird price of £120 per delegate

Who should attend?

KS1& 2 Head/Deputy Head Teachers, primary sports coordinators, outdoor education coordinators or any primary school educationalist passionate about providing high quality outdoor learning across their curriculum in school. Also suitable for teachers involved with transition from primary to secondary and OAA in KS3.

Outdoor Learning can be financed by the Sport Premium Funding.

Our keynote speakers

Kate Humble

Kate Humble's website

TV presenter, writer and naturalist – well known for her passion for the outdoors, we are thrilled that Kate will be attending our conference to discuss how to fuel young people’s appetite for getting into the outdoors and developing their relationship throughout their lifetime of the natural environment.


Juliet Robertson

Creative Star Learning

Author of Messy Maths and Dirty Teaching – as a leading education consultant specialising in outdoor learning and play, Juliet who started out as a teacher, will share many practical ideas for providing quality outdoor learning and play opportunities.


Kim Somerville

Learning Away

Coordinating the Brilliant Residentials campaign for the Learning Away consortium nationwide, Kim will be presenting the data from a new report about ‘The State of Residentials in England and what needs to be done to ensure every child has access to a quality residential experiences at all ages and from all backgrounds.


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Download the flyer

Further reading

Download the Conference flyer (PDF) 2.3mb

Location and contact details

Tel: 01372 378901

Email: Outdoor.learning@surreycc.gov.uk

High Ashurst Outdoor Education Centre
Headley Lane
Mickleham
Dorking
Surrey
RH5 6DQ


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