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Technology Outdoors online course

Take our FREE Technology Outdoors online course
Learn about the best apps and technology to use outdoors - sign up the MOOC today!

Learn about the best apps and technology to use outdoors and try within your teaching – take our our FREE course today!

Click on the above green button to join. This is a free, interactive and participatory online course on how to make effective use of technologies to extend teaching and learning beyond the classroom walls.

Technology Outdoors is a flexible online course that you can complete at your own pace. We will suggest activities and ideas, and encourage you to try them within your teaching.

We would like you to leave with something new to try out in practice. We will encourage you to share your experiences and swap ideas within our active Google+ community.

There will be a new theme and suggested activities within each section:

  • Section 1: Creating Trails
  • Section 2: Art in the Environment
  • Section 3: Wild Writing
  • Section 4: Science Outdoors

Visit the Technology Outdoors course page for further details and to join.

Project Details

News, Articles and Events

  • Technology Outdoors MOOC participant left inspired

Technology Outdoors MOOC participant left inspired

June 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Tina Wright, who attended the Technology Outdoors MOOC, writes on how the many activities covered within the MOOC have inspired her into new ways of looking at the outdoors

  • Technology Outdoors MOOC leads the way in exploring how to integrate technology in education

Technology Outdoors MOOC leads the way in exploring how to integrate technology in education

June 19th, 2017|0 Comments

The Technology Outdoors course, launched in May 2017, was a huge success and drew a global audience of over 450 applicants from more than 30 countries across the world. This is the first of three MOOCs that explore ways to integrate technology within education.

  • We travelled to Norway and met some of the people from Belgium and Denmark, two of the countries who are also part of the project

DLaB Erasmus – Technology Outdoors MOOC English Students Reflection.

May 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

A write-up of the experience of English Students who attended the trip to Norway in April 2017

  • DLaB visit to Norway in April 2017

DLaB visit to Norway: 50 people making a MOOC

April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

A group of lecturers, students and local teachers joined the Digital Learning across Boundaries Erasmus project five-day visit to Østfold University College in Norway mid-April 2017, along with participants from Bruges, Aalborg and Northampton. The [...]

  • DLaB Erasmus project partners group picture April 2017

Breaking down classroom barriers: new MOOC launched for May 2017

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Recent research from the University of Northampton found that learning outdoors greatly impacts on young children’s development and can, as a result, boost their future attainment. As part of a European funded project the University [...]

  • Education gets wild at the University of Northampton

Education gets wild at the University of Northampton – January 2017

January 19th, 2017|1 Comment

Twenty-six local primary school children, from Standens Barn and Rowan Gate Primary Schools experienced wild education at the University of Northampton this week. The pupils had a wild time exploring indoor and outdoor learning with [...]

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Resources

To see all resources, please visit the Resources page >

Below is just eight examples from the Resources Section which contains Lesson Plans, Case Studies, Examples, and Further Reading related to the project themes and sub-themes.  To see all resources, please visit the Resources page >

Project Partners