Events

 

11th & 12th May 2019

Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture: Two day course: Nottingham, England

In this weekend course for parents, teachers and other educators to learn how to engage children in permaculture, you will learn how to use a child-centred or child-led approach; find out how permaculture ethics and principles can be applied to education; discover some great benefits of outdoor learning; learn how to create sessions which engage the whole child: eyes, heart, hands and head; and much more! Book your place

8th July 2019

Children in Permaculture International Conference 2019

After the success of the first ever Children in Permaculture International conference, the 2019 conference will take place in Cecil Sharp House, London on July 8th 2019. The day before, Sunday 7th July,  is the London Permaculture Festival where the topic of engaging Children in Permaculture will have a presence with speakers, workshops and activities for educators and children. Put the dates in your diary now!

10-14 July 2019

Children in Permaculture Training of Teachers

This course is aimed at people who want to be sharing permaculture with children and teachers, including leading the two day CiP training course in their region, designing school grounds, gardening with children, holistic education with children amongst others. The format is an intensive five day course in London, followed by a period of 6-12 months during which participants work with children, then another 5 days course (which will include practical assessment) and a portfolio.

5th & 6th October 2019

Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture: Two day course: Hampshire, England

In this weekend course for parents, teachers and other educators to learn how to engage children in permaculture, you will learn how to use a child-centred or child-led approach; find out how permaculture ethics and principles can be applied to education; discover some great benefits of outdoor learning; learn how to create sessions which engage the whole child: eyes, heart, hands and head; and much more!


 

Past Events

May 2018

The First Children in Permaculture Conference

This conference showcases the Children in Permaculture project’s innovative resources including case studies, films, session plans, activities and the manual for engaging children in permaculture. The people presenting will be educators, lecturers, teachers, pedagogues, children and permaculturists from throughout Europe: from Scotland to Romania.

September 2017

Short term joint staff training for permaculture practitioners and teachers in Scotland with Carollin Nutall and Jannet Millington.