Kate Humble, Presenter of BBC Springwatch
Well-planned, safely run, quality fieldwork can benefit students’ learning and personal development. Positive fieldwork experiences may also encourage students to continue their geographical education at Key Stage 4 and beyond.
The Action Plan for Geography is working with teachers to improve the breadth and quality of fieldwork in our schools. Explore these pages of the GTT website for resources and advice for fieldwork, including:
Top tips for successful fieldwork
Health and safety guidelines
Techniques for incorporating ICT and GIS into fieldwork
Ideas and resources for local learning
Case studies of good practice
Information about CPD and exemplar field days
Panels on the right hand side of the page link you to external sites which will help you to get started when you’re planning a trip.
Learning Outside the Classroom Manifesto