Learning Escape Blog

9 Dec 2014

Outdoor Homework for the Christmas Holidays

Homework outdoors

At The Learning Escape, we appreciate the benefits of outdoor learning. We know it’s getting chilly and the longest night is looming, but there is still plenty of sunshine to be enjoyed, giving ample opportunity to encourage your pupils to get learning outside this Christmas holidays. Why not ask them to keep an outdoors, winter journal? You can see what ideas the class have as to what should be recorded, or you could use some of ours.


1 Dec 2014

Come and say hello at the SSAT National Conference

Eco-room at Lord street community nursery

It’s been a busy few weeks for our exhibition man, Matt, and he’s not breaking up for Christmas next week as he’s off to Manchester Central for the SSAT National Conference, which will take place on 4th and 5th December. We are particularly excited by this year’s theme which is dedicated to exploring how educators can effect a shift in focus and deliver a personalised, future-oriented education for every individual student.

28 Nov 2014

Inspiring Spaces, Inspiring Children

Children at Sacred Heart Primary learn construction with The Learning Escape

Built from sustainable materials, a Learning Escape offers more than just a building. It provides schools with an opportunity to engage children in environmental citizenship by talking to them about materials, methods and energy efficiency.

A new Learning Escape being built at the Sacred Heart School in Coventry recently provided a great opportunity for us to spend some time with their children, introducing them t...

19 Nov 2014

NASBM Conference and Academies Show

The Learning Escape Shows

Matt and the team are busily preparing for, and looking forward to, two exhibitions during the next week or so. On Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th November, he will be hosting an exhibition stand at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole at the National Association of School Business Management National Conference. 

11 Nov 2014

Try Outdoor Learning for Anti-Bullying Week 17th-21st Nov

Anti-bullying week

In recent years schools have made significant improvements in how they tackle bullying, but some groups of children are still more vulnerable to bullying than others. This year, during Anti-Bullying Week, the Anti-Bullying Alliance are calling upon the school community to take action to stop the bullying of children with disabilities and special educational needs. Sadly, both groups are significantly more likely to be subjected to bullying behaviour and, as they a...