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August 2016 Blog Posts (4)

New children's book on endangered shorebirds: The Birds, The Sea & Me. Anna Jarrett & Julie Sydenham in collaboration with students from NSW South Coast schools.

I'm excited to announce the publication of my children's picture book on the endangered shorebirds of the south coast NSW. It was written as part of a shorebird education project funded by the NSW Environmental Trust and hosted by the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service South Coast Shorebird Recovery Program. The program involved art and writing workshops as well as beach visits with six Shoalhaven schools, National Park rangers and shorebird volunteers. 

I was both the Creative…


Added by Anna Jarrett on August 31, 2016 at 11:43pm — No Comments

A place in nature: a story of FLOW

Fascinated by what you find in the natural world? There are reasons for this and for these very reasons we must find ways to include this in our role as educators.


Added by James MacDiarmid on August 15, 2016 at 6:03pm — No Comments

Sharing the natural world through science and technology

"Whilst in transit we have been been recognised in the American press. "Founder of Barefoot​, James MacDiarmid​, and videographer Hayden Griffith​ prepare to enter Natural Trap Cave on July 13. Barefoot is an Australian noncommercial education content providing network that supports expedition work by creating short films to be shown in classrooms as well as to the rest of the public." …


Added by James MacDiarmid on August 15, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments

The Woods Project is Hiring! Houston, TX

The Woods Project of Houston, Texas is hiring two Fellows for the school year. Starting September 1st, the 9-month term will allow fellows to see all aspects of our programs. 

The Woods Project mission is to create wilderness education and exploration experiences that develop critical behaviors needed for disadvantaged students to achieve success in school and life.

We are currently hiring two Fellows, a Communication and…


Added by Katie Jablonski on August 5, 2016 at 10:27am — No Comments

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