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Getting Young Scots To Fulfil ‘Wild and ...

Thursday, 13th, June

Scotland’s Next Generation help turn young people's dreams into reality.

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Great Barr Academy: Meaningful maths in ...

Wednesday, 12th, June

Andy Williams explains how an outdoor residential can link to the curriculum.

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Do we need exams?

Tuesday, 11th, June

As we come to the end of another exam period we ask: are exams really needed?

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Outward Bound 24 - Alumni return to Eskd...

Thursday, 06th, June

Alumni return to their Eskdale centre to share memories and reminisce.

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What exactly is character?

Thursday, 06th, June

What is character and why is it important to develop?

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Kurt Hahn: Five Pillars

Wednesday, 05th, June

What do Kurt Hahn's Five Pillars mean to us today at Outward Bound?

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Why winter could be better than summer (...

Thursday, 30th, May

We're making the case for winter residentials.

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The power of resilience in the face of t...

Tuesday, 14th, May

Our strategies on helping young people to be resilient during tests and exams

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Building confidence and facing my fears ...

Friday, 10th, May

An experience that will be in my memory forever

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