Nurture Outdoor Kindergarten Professional Visit by Nature Nurtures

Nurture Outdoor Kindergarten Professional Visit

Visit the Kindergarten and speak with your host, Kate Lavender, to see the nursery in action.

Child-led outdoor learning

Take the opportunity to ask questions and learn about the process of setting up an enabling environment in the great outdoors.

Impact of this visit

Leave Nurture Outdoor Kindergarten feeling inspired and confident to adapt or set up your own outdoor space for young children. After this visit, you will be able to understand fully why child-initiated play, with adults interacting in the moment, will deliver the best possible outcomes.

Where & When

Nurture Outdoor Kindergarten
Top Barn Farm
Holt Heath

9.00am to 11.30pm

About Kate Lavender

Kate has been teaching in Early Years for 17 years, and before leaving to have her two girls was Head of Early Years in a large primary school. As a trained Forest school leader she has helped set up, develop and run forest schools. Kate has worked hard to improve practice by promoting outdoor education and independent play, as she is passionate about the importance of allowing children to create meaningful experiences and learn at their own pace. She is also inspired by the principles of RIEĀ®, and puts these into practice with her own children. In her spare time, Kate loves exploring new places and meeting new people.


Refund Policy

No refunds at any time.

Who is this course for?

Early Years Practitioners following the EYFS.

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Nature Nurtures is part of the social enterprise, Nurture My Way

Nurture My Way is an education innovation hub with a bold vision for children, educators, parents and employers to come together in their communities to lead impactful change. Through research, creative and participatory approaches, we build social connectedness that informs the future of learning within communities.