Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre is playing a leading role in developing innovative programmes of outdoor learning.

Notable successes to date include projects using the outdoors to develop:

  • Community cohesion.
  • Literacy and creative writing skills.
  • French vocabulary understanding.
  • Numeracy skills.

Case studies of some of these projects can be found by following the links below:

Time for Change in Outdoor Learning

Randall Williams, in conjunction with the English Outdoor Council, has produced the following document containing hard evidence on the value of the outdoors and a challenge to deliver fair access for all.

Learning Outside the Classroom Website

Case studies for various organisations can be found on the Learning Outside the Classroom website here.