Category Archives: Informal Learning

Activity ideas, articles and resources to help you develop informal learning from free play to family trails.

Orienteering and Geocaching Training Day

Tuesday 25 March 2014, University of Oxford Harcourt Arboretum
Harcourt Group
Harcourt Group
Delegates spent a day in the beautiful surroundings of University of Oxford Harcourt Arboretum developing their knowledge of geocaching and orienteering. This content is for members only.  Members can log in now to read more. Non-members can join instantly from £10 a year here. The following content is accessible for members only, please sign in or join bgen to read on.

Harnessing Volunteer Power 5.9.13 – Summary of Sessions

Put the "Va Va Voom" back into volunteering! bgen had a very successful training day on Thursday 5 September, at the lovely Winterbourne House & Garden in Birmingham. This content is for members only.  Members can log in now to read more. Non-members can join instantly from £10 a year here. The following content is accessible for members only, please sign in or join bgen to read on.

Journeys into Interpretation 23.7.13 – Summary of Sessions

Seeing the trees in the wood This training day focused on the Westonbirt experience of developing interpretation (warts and all). The day provided delegates with the opportunity to learn about the Forestry Commission's development of interpretation at the National Arboretum and the successes and failures that have led to this particular approach. This content is for members only.  Members can log in now to read more. Non-members can join instantly from £10 a year here. The following content is accessible for members only, please sign in or join bgen to read on.