Events

 

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!

28th & 29th September 2019

Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture: Two day course: Landmatters, Devon

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! Bookings open now! Click here

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

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

April 2019

Two day Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture in Finland with Gaye Amus! During the course participants:
*Found out how permaculture ethics and principles can be applied to education, in how they speak, the activities they engage in and in the spaces they design.
*Discovered some great benefits of outdoor learning, including relevant research, and learnt how to create session plans which engage the whole child: eyes, heart, hands and head, through active participation in a session learning about soil... and much more!

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

Training of Teachers

Short term joint staff training for permaculture practitioners and teachers with Carolyn Nuttall and Janet Millington. Two-day courses in Scotland, London, Finland and Slovenia.