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You can still join our FREE Technology Outdoors MOOC – started on May 1st
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 – sign up the MOOC today!

Click on the above green button to join the Technology Outdoors MOOC, which starts on 1st May 2017. 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 join in with at a pace and depth that suits you. We will suggest activities and ideas, and encourage you to try them within your teaching.

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

There will be a new theme and suggested activities each week:

  • Week 1: 1st May – Creating Trails
  • Week 2: 8th May – Art in the Environment
  • Week 3: 15th May – Wild Writing
  • Week 4: 22nd May – Science Outdoors

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

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News, Articles and Events

  • 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 [...]

  • There’s an app for that! How educators are embracing digital technologies

There’s an app for that! How educators are embracing digital technologies

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

The University of Northampton hosted an exploratory digital meet for educators from Denmark, Norway, Belgium and England this week (11th October 2016). The Digital Learning across Boundaries’ (DLaB) project, which received over £380,000 through the [...]

  • Digital Learning Across Boundaries

Get out of the classroom and learn: Erasmus+ project to benefit education across Europe

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Learning within our environment will be at the heart of the upcoming digital PLAYDATE (People Learning and Asking ‘Y’) hosted by the University as part of a new Erasmus+ project. Technology is transforming the way [...]

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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