Professional Development

Learn and play with us ...

Wherever you are in this wonderful world of ours, we can support you in your nature inspired teaching and learning journey with Face-to-Face and Online PD's and Programs . Simply choose your adventure below or get in touch with us and we'll work with you to develop and implement a program or PD plan to fit your unique situation, environment or team.

Face to Face PD's & Programs

CAMPference: Teacher Nature Conference & Retreat

  • BOOKINGS NOW OPEN (SUPER EARLY BIRD ON NOW)
  • Immersive Full Weekend PD to help grow your skills and confidence in nature based learning
  • Connect and network with likeminded community (lots of time to really dig into those conversations!)
  • Friday Sept 30th to Saturday Oct 2nd 2022

Nature Play & Outdoor Learning Workshops

  • 1 Hour to Full Day Educator Professional Development Workshops
  • We're currently working on our webpage to add all our workshops onto it. Get in touch if you would like to find out about our current workshops or to chat with us about creating a bespoke PD for you and your team.

Nature Art Weekend

  • 2 Day Nature Art and Play Weekend - For The Adults!
  • Location: Warrnambool, Victoria
  • Coming soon in the 2nd half of 2022

Connecting with Nature & Mindfulness Through Play

  • Full Day PD for your team or group 
  • Promoting social & emotional learning in the early years & primary school
  • Nurture in Nature and South East Yoga & Wellbeing team up to bring you this unique and immersive full day PD. We'll helpe you gain the confidence and knowledge you need to facilitate engaging SEL experiences that will have positive impacts for your students, your team and YOU!

Online PD's & Programs

Treehouse Educators: Membership Community

  • Treehouse Educators is Nurture in Nature's Professional Development Membership & Community of Practice.
  • Our Members are educators from all over the world who are passionate about learning together and supporting each other to embedd outdoor play and nature inspired learning practices into their teaching and programs.

CAMPference: Where Nature Meets Story

  • FREE 7 Day Online Conference
  • 2022 Dates Coming Soon
  • Check out the fun and learning from the 2021 event and get the recordings

Online Outdoor Play & Nature Inspired Learning Workshops

  • 1 - 2 Hour Live Online Professional Development Workshops
  • We're currently working on our webpage to add all our workshops onto it. Get in touch if you would like to find out about our current workshops or to chat with us about creating a bespoke PD for you and your team.

On-Demand Webinar Series

  • 1 - 2 Hour Pre-Recorded Workshops
  • We're currently working on our webpage to add all our workshops onto it. Get in touch if you would like to find out about our current workshops or to chat with us about creating a bespoke PD for you and your team.

Who our Professional Development Programs are for

If you're someone who wants to grow your skills, confidence and impact in connecting children and nature, we know you'll love our programs and our community.

Those who most often attend our PD's are:

  • Early Childhood Educators / Teachers
  • Primary / Elementary School Teachers
  • Educators and carers supporting children and young people with disability
  • Homeschoolers, Worldschoolers and Unschoolers
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Nature play and nature pedagogy practitioners
  • Librarians
  • Camp leaders
  • Outside School Hours Care teams

BUT there is a welcoming spot for everyone in our programs and in our community ... you don't have to be working in one of the above settings.

Here's what people say about our Professional Development Workshops & Courses

"Head outdoors and the lesson will find us!"

I used to think that I needed to create a lesson to head outdoors. Now I think to go outdoors and the lesson will find us! Thank you Tania!

Paul Thompson

Primary School Teacher

"I found my people"

I used to think I was alone in my passion to connect kids to nature. Now I have a tribe!

Dr Sarah Pye

Chlidren's Book Author, Researcher and Educator

"A chance to collaborate and support each other"

Once again another fabulous conference where like minded educators have the chance to collaborate and support each other on the journey of Nature in Education and Outdoor Play.

Joanne Pegg

Principal,

Bullarto Primary School

Here's how we can help you ...

1. Let's Talk

Book a time for a chat with us and we'll take the time to learn about your needs, wants and challenges.

2. Design a Program or PD Plan Together

We'll work with you to develop and implement a program or PD plan to fit your unique situation, environment or cohort.

3. Grow your Confidence & Improve Outcomes for Children

Feel inspired, confident and connected on your nature inspired teaching and learning journey

Get in Touch

0409843965

tania@nurtureinnature.com.au

We acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of country throughout Australia and recognise the deep knowledge, connection and caring relationship they have to the land and waters on which we play, learn and explore. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.

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