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bgen are pleased to share with you our updated 2014 Conference Programme for ‘Learning for sustainable Development; what have we learnt and where are we going’ that is taking place at Paignton Zoo Environmental Park from 5 – 7 November. Why not take a look and see what is in store? Book now on this website to take advantage of the ‘Early Bird’ fee. (more…)
What could bring a network of Britain’s botanical educators and enthusiasts to assemble at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew on a hot summer’s day?
Probably a number of reasons, in fact, but few quite as special as the celebration of 25 years since the formation of bgen. Continue reading
This programme looked at implementation of the new curriculum and explored what was new and how it impacted on organisations. Delegates appreciated the lovely surroundings of the South London Botanical Institute and the delicious lunch provided there.
Delegates were welcomed by Sarah Williams, Schools Programme Manager, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, and Roy Vickery, SLBI Chairman. Roy gave a brief history of the building and Institute.
Join us on Tuesday 7 October, at National Trust Calke Abbey, Derby. ‘Understanding your Visitors’ is a networking and seminar day for existing and aspiring managers’. Explore the power of visitor insight with practical ways to get under the skin of your visitor and non-visitor groups and gain insight from current (more…)
‘THE BIG PICNIC; seeking, sharing and making new connections in outdoor learning’
• bgen (Botanic Gardens Education Network)
• FACE (Farming and Countryside Education)
• FEN (Forest Education),
• LEEF (London Environmental Educators Forum
Four outdoor education networks came together to explore and share approaches to learning, make new connections and find ways of working together. bgen, FACE, FEN and LEEF hosted the day together at the South London Botanical Institute. The BIG Picnic received (more…)