BLOGS & NEWS

Read about our findings and some tips on science education

How can STEAM subjects connect to Education Outside the Classroom practices?

We, at OTTER, are interested in another layer of EOC practices – How EOC can help to teach Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths subjects.
Read more

Places, sites and programmes for EOC activities in OTTER partner countries

As part of the "Education Outside the Classroom (EOC) accreditation in Europe report" (D5.1) carried out by our partner University of Groningen, a map was developed to show the existing places, sites and programs carrying out EOC activities in OTTER's partner countries. 
Read more

Webinar alert: Sustainable Development in Education with EduGems

Check out what our advisory board member Marianne Juntunen and the special guests Karla Soto Diaz and Marjo Vesterinen have to say about teaching kids through outdoor education.
Read more

Let’s talk about plastic! 10+1 ideas to teach about plastic outside of school

Can we imagine life without plastic? Think, for example, grocery bags, packing, prosthetics and medical supplies, or rocket nozzles. Plastic is everywhere, and it comes with a long and renowned history.

Read more

OTTER partners up with PAFSE

OTTER and PAFSE (Partnerships for Science Education) are both projects related to science education and have many common threads to explore when it comes to boosting students’ awareness of the impact of plastic use!  

Read more

OTTER meets SURROUNDED BY SCIENCE!

A new collaboration was born! This month OTTER met with its sister-project Surrounded by Science (SbS), with whom we found many ways of collaborating together. But before getting there, let us tell you what SbS is about.

Read more