My educator experience includes teaching Permaculture Design Courses - taught several courses per year since 2010 in various locations including Glasgow, Findhorn Ecovillage, Galloway, Ireland (Carraig Dulra), England, and online.
Have a specialism in engaging children in permaculture - teaching a PDC for Educators of Children, as well as a Practitioners Course for Educators of Children.
In my region, I share with school and nursery teachers about how to engage children in the school curriculum (with a focus on literacy, numeracy and health & wellbeing) in the outdoors. Supporting educators to take children outside to learn in, with and from nature.
I've led many programmes for children to learn about the world through a permaculture lens from when I co-founded and coordinated an outdoor playgroup in 2006, and in 2012 a forest school. Through working with children in schools in an area of multiple deprivation in Glasgow, to a food forest in Gatehouse School, a Peace Garden in Twynholm School, and various short workshops in lots of different locations! (e.g. school playgrounds, forest gardens, vegetable gardens, workshops, courses, ecovillages, urban permaculture, small spaces, social permaculture, compost, the Work that Reconnects, and more...