Author Archives: Bill Stephen

About Bill Stephen

I am an Outdoor Education Teacher. I work for the East Lothian Outdoor Education Service.

School of Knox

Thanks to all the staff and pupils who helped with the great week on this varied  Outdoor Learning Programme. A fantastic finish to the week with some great conditions for coasteering. Pupils all worked hard on a physically demanding week to … Continue reading

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King’s of the River Tyne (and Queens)

A massive well done to all the P7 pupils( last group pictured – the entire year group took part!) from King’s Meadow Primary School, Haddington who achieved Paddlpower Start Level 1 over the last month on the River Tyne at West Mill in … Continue reading

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CPD Staff Development v.2013/14 essential upgrades now available

Outdoor Learning Continuing Professional Development Courses for the 13/14 terms are now available for booking. Why not get yourself upgraded and sign up on one of the many  East Lothian Council Outdoor Learning Service CPD courses and programmes available to enhance your … Continue reading

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Amazing Weepans weather the storm at Innerwick

What an amazing week with the “weepans”. It’s been a challenging week of weather, but hey that doesn’t deter the P3 classes from Prestonpans Infant School they were out there getting on with it! We are fortunate at ELC Outdoor … Continue reading

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Duke of Edinburgh – Supervisor and Assessor Training Jan 2013

Two courses for those interested in organising and assessing Duke of Edinburgh award courses in East Lothian will be run in January 2013. Courses will be based at the East Lothian Council Outdoor Learning Service. These DofE accredited courses are … Continue reading

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