D of E Gold Residential/Open Gold Expeditions

Planning and preparation underway for both of above, ready to kick off on August 23rd with young people from all over UK and one from Dubai!

Immediately following this is EU inservice teacher CPD course ‘ The Reflective Leader’ in Andalucia.

So diverse groups and activities…but all good!

July – time out

July is time for us to ‘regroup’ and get ready for a hectic Aug -Nov, though we do have Open Golds/Gold Residentials to run/plan amongst this!

From mid Aug though its FULL ON with Gold Residential, Open Gold, inservice  course for educators  in Spain on ‘reflective leadership’ , then work for Tallinn Uni, Rakvere teacher training – Estonia on ‘outdoor learning’, inservice course in Italy (outdoor learning) and presenting at a conference on ‘good practice by course providers for courses in EU’  in Turkey straight after. SO enjoying what/if/any free time we have!

Good summer everyone reading this!

Golds complete….

Yesterday saw finish of Gold practice expeds. Well done to all on completing Ardgay to Ullapool and the two girls who joined us to finish their ENTIRE Gold Award!!

Now some Bronze assessing before Curriculum for Excellence outdoor residential experience week in the Cairngorms with Primary 7’s.

Finally more Bronze assessed expeds before end of June and time to relax for a bit!