Events

 

Children in Permaculture International Conference, In the Netherlands

Next years' Children in Permaculture International Conference is due to take place in the Netherlands, watch this space to see more details as they become available!


 

Past Events

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!

5th & 6th October 2019

Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture: Two day course: Espoo, Finland

A weekend permaculture course for parents, grandparents, teachers and those who are aware of their role in children’s education to engage children in all aspects of permaculture. Composed of both indoor and outdoor sessions participants will learn how to spend times with children which are child-centred and/or child-led, find out how permaculture ethics and principles can be applied to education; discover some great benefits of outdoor learning and much more. REGISTRATION

11th - 15th October 2019

Children in Permaculture Practitioners Course: Five days: Turkey

This in depth course will give participants a toolbox of ways to engage children in permaculture using a holistic, creative approach which involves children in the whole process as a partner in their learning. For people who have attended the CiP two day training course. Given in Turkish with translation into English. Contact Gaye for more info. *protected email* 

9th & 10th November 2019

Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture: Two day course: Aberdeenshire, Scotland

In this weekend course for parents, teachers and other educators to learn how to engage children in permaculture, you will learn how permaculture ethics and principles can be applied to education; discover some great benefits of outdoor, child-led learning; learn how to create sessions which engage the whole child: eyes, heart, hands and head; and much more! Taking place at Tangleha Cooperative, near Montrose, Aberdeenshire. 

28th & 29th September 2019

Introduction to Engaging Children in Permaculture: Two day course: Landmatters, Devon, 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! Bookings open now! Click here

21st & 22nd September 2019

Educare in natura. Permacultura e ottica laboratoriale: Cascina Santa Brera (MI), Italy

Formazione teorico-pratica per insegnanti, educatori e genitori. Due giorni di introduzione alla permacultura e l’approccio laboratoriale, svolgimento di unità di apprendimento all’aperto con i collegamenti ai saperi e alle competenze anche scolastiche e molto altro! Iscriviti ora

8th July 2019

Children in Permaculture International Conference, In Cecil Sharp House, London on July 8th 2019.

The day before, Sunday 7th July,  was the London Permaculture Festival where the topic of engaging Children in Permaculture will had a presence with speakers, workshops and activities for educators and children. What a wonderful event! We were so inspired by the wonderful presentations by Jon Cree, co-founder of the Forest School Association, two youths from Mallorca, Matt Willer the RHS School Gardener of the year, Gaye Amus, Lusi Alderslowe & Rakesh from Children in Permaculture, and of course the children's activities were wonderfully inspiring. Watch this space for when next year's event will take place... hopefully in the Netherlands.

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.