The York Region Nature Collaborative is thrilled to have Juliet Roberston as a guest facilitator for the Rhythm of Learning in Nature Conference August 13 to 17. To celebrate our week together we invite early years educators to join us for a day of outdoor play and learning at the beautiful Kortright Centre for Conservation in Vaughan on Saturday August 18th.
Keynote Speaker: Juliet Robertson
Juliet is one of Scotland’s leading education consultants who specialises in outdoor learning and play. She works at a national level delivering training, giving keynote speeches, leading and supporting innovative outdoor projects and writing content for websites, documents and case studies. She is passionate about enabling schools, play organisations and early years settings to provide quality outdoor learning and play opportunities for children and young people.
Juliet also works at an international level providing inspiring and engaging presentations and training everywhere. In the past two years alone, she has toured Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and the Czech Republic. She provided the kickstart training for the first outdoor nurseries in Lithuania and worked with universities and schools in Spain and Belgium.
After years of ghost writing and public blogging, Juliet is now an author of Dirty Teaching: A Beginner’s Guide to Learning Outdoors (2014) and Messy Maths (2017).
Schedule of Events
9:00 to 9:30 Registration
9:00 to 10:00 Coffee, networking market place
10:00 to 11:00 Keynote address with Juliet Robertson
11:00 to 12:30 Outdoor Nature workshops
12:30 to 1:30 Lunch
1:30 to 3:00 Outdoor Nature workshops
9550 Pine Valley Dr
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6
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