Professional Development

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Bus Tours

That's a great opportunity to visit a wide range of in service nature play areas and Bush Kindy sites out in the community! Open an honest Q&A sessions with service directors and leader educators about their journeys, including tips for overcoming barriers. Specialised workshops focusing on learning, development and schematic outdoor play, behaviour and risk management by Sandi Phoenix, Director of Phoenix Support and Anya Perkins, Education Coordinator and Forest School Leader, Nature Play QLD. 

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Embedding Outdoor Learning

This 1 Day Workshop for Primary School Educators is suitable for Primary School Teachers, Principals, and Deputy Principals, with all workshop content and modules mapped to the Australian National Curriculum (ACARA) and Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (AITSL). This workshop will provide primary school educators with the theoretical and practical knowledge and ideas, to embed regular outdoor learning opportunities at their school, whilst supporting ACARA and AITSL. The focus of the workshop is on planning, delivering and reflecting on curriculum lessons taken outside of the classroom and includes extensive resources to support progression and whole school implementation.

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Forest Learning Training

for educators of children 0 to 12

Nature Play QLD is leading the way in training educators with our Introduction to Forest Learning Workshops and through the Level 3 Forest Leader Training courses.  These courses have something for everyone, whether you’re starting to integrate outdoor learning and nature play into your existing teaching or early years' curriculum, or you’re staring your own Forest Learning School!

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Nature Play Spaces

Workshops and consultancy services for adults

Create your vision for a vibrant nature-based play space in your school, centre or other outdoor area, however big or small! Nature Play QLD sources information, consultancy, workshops and resources to help you develop nature play spaces that are also impressive, stimulating and inspiring.  It’s suitable for transforming your school, educational centre, park or community space, business and more.

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Past Professional Development

View past professional development activities for adults, including past Symposia, Community Forums and Workshops here.

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