Children in Permaculture

Date(s) - 21/05/2021 - 23/05/2021
16:30 - 19:30


“We are happy to announce that we will be hosting another online Introduction to Children In Permaculture course, this time in May. The course will be run on Friday,Saturday and Sunday at hours that will enable participants who have shown interest also from the US and Canada to participate. Course is led by Gaye Amus for kindergarten and primary teachers, parents, permaculture practitioners and those who would like to engage children in all aspects of permaculture and outdoor learning. Participants will be learning about a child-centred, sustainable and regenerative education.
For more information and registeration please go to the link:
Trainer: Gaye Amus
Date: 21-22-23 May 2021 Friday,Saturday and Sunday 16.30-20.30 Helsinki time (15.30-19.30 CET)
Where: Online

To find what time it will be in your timezone click here

An introductory course for parents, grandparents, teachers and those who are aware of their importance of their roles in children’s education to engage children in all aspects of permaculture. Participants will be learning about a child-centred, sustainable and regenerative education.
During the course participants will;
-Find out how permaculture ethics and principles can be applied to education,
-Discover some great benefits of outdoor learning and learn how to engage the whole child: eyes, heart, hands and head, through active participation in a session learning about soil.
-Look at different garden designs in school gardens and get involved in practical activity.
-Learn about the different activities that they can do with children and, more importantly, think about how the way they approach the child can enable them to think of infinite possibilities.

175 euros inc. VAT*
*Course fee includes certificate.
Two participants are offered a 50% discount. The link for scholarship application can be found on the website. Scholarship application deadline is 19th April.
“All my expectations from this course were met. I have been empowered by the knowledge and information that has been sown in me to continue developing ideas. I have been unlocked into a more creative space. Thankyou!”
“Gaye is a great trainer and teacher. She exudes confidence with sweetness, generous with her wisdom and experience. A very inspiring person.”
“I am definitely going to suggest this course to environmental educators and teachers that are interested in outdoor learning. The course was informative and inspirational.””
“Gaye was amazing. Very knowledgable, open, respectful, fun and responsive. Couldn’t have asked for better. She created a lovely online community.”
“The best part of the course was to meet so many enthusiastic people from all over the world.”
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