Tips and tricks for teachers

Andrew Gardiner, former teacher and Acorn's owner says "Seeing teachers outside the classroom, as real people, can often change the dynamic in the classroom. It removes barriers, opens up communication and improves openness to learning. This was a key reason why I used to take my pupils on trips and why I was keen to help others do the same."

Read more about the benefits of outdoor learning in the Guardian's article How outdoor learning boosts student well-being